Drop in money for processing cattle hard to explain but likely now shifting

Shan Goodwin
Updated April 30 2024 - 12:27pm, first published 12:00pm
The heavy steer indicator has dropped significantly in the past month but is now showing a slight turnaround. Source MLA.
The heavy steer indicator has dropped significantly in the past month but is now showing a slight turnaround. Source MLA.

The drop in money for processing cattle over the past month has agents and analysts scratching their heads somewhat.

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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