Southern fodder, feed grain demand to escalate

Gregor Heard
May 16 2024 - 6:45am
Southern Australia is in the middle of a protracted dry period with significant feed droughts emerging in the highlighted areas.
Southern Australia is in the middle of a protracted dry period with significant feed droughts emerging in the highlighted areas.

A late autumn break is likely to keep demand for fodder and feed grain strong across southern Australia until at least the end of winter.

Gregor Heard

Gregor Heard

National Grains Industry Reporter

Gregor Heard is ACM's national grains industry reporter, based in Horsham, Victoria. He has a wealth of knowledge surrounding the cropping sector through his 15 years in the role. Prior to that he was with the Fairfax network as a reporter with Stock & Land. Some of the major issues he has reported on during his time with the company include the deregulation of the export wheat market, the introduction of genetically modified crops and the fight to protect growers better from grain trader insolvencies. Still involved with the family farm he is passionate about rural Australia and its people and hopes to use his role to act as an advocate for those involved in the grain sector.

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