Beef trends: beef trade difficulties intensify
The trade has been caught in a downward spiral in recent weeks and would greatly benefit from factories taking steps to help stabilise the trade.
Farmer activity strong for quality stores
While in the past few days the mart trade has seen a welcome lift on recent weeks, the trade today in Balla saw a positivity with more farmer activity.
Official factory prices table
The official factory price tables were unavailable at the time of going to print. We have included them here for online reference.
Ringside comment: more positivity with improved farmer and feedlot demand
Farmers and feeders have been more active at marts, which has led to a slightly improved trade for continentals, but dairy-crosses are still a tough sell.