The lower numbers slaughtered in June came in at an average carcase weight of 23.9kgs.
Taking account of the warming effect of different greenhouse gases - not their carbon emissions - would change the way methane was treated in emissions reductions targets.
The national commodity forecaster, ABARES, is predicting another big jump in lamb and mutton prices this financial year.
Margins on lotfed lambs don't just depend on the price of feed, buy and sell prices also come into it writes Mecardo's Angus Brown.
AN outstanding Poll Merino from Glenlea Park stud,Pinnaroo, named 'Smithy' after Australian cricketer Steve Smith cracked a ton, $100,000 - at the 2019 Adelaide Stud Merino and Poll Merino Ram sale.
A desire to improve their wool quality and increase the overall viability of their flock was the driving force behind Mark and Kylie Wallace's decision to introduce Dohne genetics into their Mt Barker farm.
Holding sheep and cattle in purpose-built drought feeding areas is a temporary strategy with more regular appeal
Market analysts aren't worried despite the Eastern States Trade Lamb Indicator falling below 800 cents a kilogram.
The key to maintaining a viable farming enterprise is all about getting the mix right and the Collins family, east of York, proves this on many levels.