Feed, soil moisture now above average in many cattle paddocks

Shan Goodwin
Updated February 12 2024 - 10:37am, first published 5:30am
Rain, and the feed it has now delivered to cattle paddocks, is setting the scene for a good few months of beef production.
Rain, and the feed it has now delivered to cattle paddocks, is setting the scene for a good few months of beef production.

Widespread rain across big swathes of cattle-growing country since November has now converted to a solid feedbase and good potential for stocking capacity and weight gains over the next few months.

Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally. Contact 0427686187. E: s.goodwin@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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