Cell-based meat closer to market; new moves to get farmers out of livestock
Producers consign cattle from local supply areas as well as far western Queensland as the drought takes another bite.
The small rise in the national cattle hard masks some large changes on a state and regional scale according to Mecardo's Angus Brown.
The market kicked at the Roma Store Sale on Tuesday as buyers seek to secure stock ahead of more rain forecast for parts of Queensland.
Under pressure from the US, China has agreed to drop its requirement for imported beef to be HGP-free.