Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 21 Oct 2020

Thunderstorms were reported in Western Australia, the Northern Territory and Queensland, while a trough and cold front produced moderate falls in eastern parts of Australia…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, October 21, 2020

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 14 Oct 2020

A trough triggered thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in Darwin area in the Northern Territory, while a low pressure system and cold front brought widespread moderate falls in Victoria and Tasmania…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, October 14, 2020

More cyclones than average likely for Australia this season

An average to slightly above-average number of tropical cyclones are likely to form in the Australian region this season…Read More

Beef Central, October 12, 2020

La Nina likely to bring more rainfall

The Bureau of Meteorology has released its Severe Weather Outlook for October to April, showing an increased risk of flooding for eastern Australia and tropical cyclones in the north, with roughly average potential for heatwaves and severe thunderstorms…Read More

Guest Author, October 12, 2020

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 7 Oct 2020

Surface troughs triggered thunderstorms in the north-west and southern parts of the Northern Territory, and inland Queensland. A slow-moving cold front and cloudband produced widespread falls in South Australia, and the south-east, including Tasmania…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, October 7, 2020

Northwest cloudband bringing inland rain

Rain and thunderstorms are expected to extend in a band from the Top End to Tasmania over the next few days as an ‘atmospheric river’ of tropical moisture flows across Australia…Read More

Guest Author, October 6, 2020

Weekly rainfall wrap + rain outlook, 30 Sept 2020

A strong cold front produced widespread moderate falls in South Australia and southeast Australia, while a trough brought thunderstorms with moderate falls to northwest parts of the Northern Territory…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, September 30, 2020

BOM raises La Nina status to ‘Active’

The Bureau of Meteorology has declared that La Niña has developed in the Pacific Ocean, upgrading from a La Niña ‘Alert’ status to an ‘Active event.’ This means that recent changes in ocean temperatures and weather patterns over the Pacific are now likely to remain until at least the end of the year…Read More

Beef Central, September 29, 2020

Industry Dashboard

$A / $US Graph

Updated 7am daily
Source: NAB

ASX Market Index

26 Oct 2020 (updated 10am daily)
Company Price Trending
Elders $11.95
Australian Agricultural Co $1.08
Graincorp $3.84
Ridley $0.79
Woolworths $38.62
Wellard $0.06
Source: ASX

Beef Kill

Eastern States, weekly

Last Week

Source: MLA's NLRS


Eastern Young Cattle Indicator, c/kg


Source: MLA's NLRS

90CL Cow

Imported 90CL cow beef price. Landed US, Ac/kg CIF


Source: Steiner Consulting, MLA

Live Export

Live export feeder steer prices ex Darwin (c/kg liveweight)


Source: Trade contacts

SOI Graph

Southern Oscillation Index (SOI)


Source: Australian Bureau of Meteorology

Feeder Steer Graph

Shortfed feeder steer 380-500kg - c/kg paddock sales, eastern states.


Source: MLA's NLRS

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