Weekly rainfall update + rain outlook 11 May 2022

Rainfall totals of 25 mm to 100 mm were recorded over central and eastern parts of Queensland, followed by an intensifying stream of onshore flow at the end of the week…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, 11/05/2022

Weekly rainfall update + rain outlook 4 May 2022

Weekly rainfall was 3-5 times the April average in some inland areas in the past week, with riverine flooding reported for a number of river systems. Longreach in central western Queensland, had 109mm in the 24 hours to 9am 26 April, its highest daily total since April 1989..Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, 04/05/2022

Seasonal climate outlook for May to July 2022

Above median May to July rainfall is likely for most of Australia, except south-west WA and western Tasmania, according to the Bureau of Meteorology’s latest three month seasonal climate outlook. ..Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, 29/04/2022

Weekly rainfall update + rain outlook 27 April 2022

Many areas in Victoria and New South Wales may have now reached their threshold for the “Autumn break”..Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, 27/04/2022

Weekly rainfall update + rain outlook 20 April 2022

A cold front and troughs brought rainfall to parts of the south during the week..Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, 20/04/2022

Weekly rainfall update + rain outlook 13 April 2022

Weekly rainfall totals in excess of 150 mm were recorded in parts of the New South Wales southern and central coast, with parts of Sydney experiencing major riverine and flash flooding. Localised heavy rainfall in inland Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria…Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, 13/04/2022

Study recommends chill warnings tailored to the northern cattle industry

A new study analysing the chill conditions associated with the 2019 North Queensland floods has recommended a new warning system to help northern producers manage the risk of exposure…Read More

Beef Central, 12/04/2022

Weekly rainfall update + rain outlook 6 April 2022

Weekly rainfall totals over 300 mm were recorded along the northern New South Wales coast and Queensland’s Gold Coast, with daily totals exceeding annual and monthly records in many locations.  ..Read More

Bureau of Meteorology, 06/04/2022

Industry Dashboard

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ASX Market Index

17 May 2022 (updated 10am daily)
Company Price Trending
Elders $13.98
Australian Agricultural Co $1.85
Graincorp $10.18
Ridley $1.66
Woolworths $37.63
Wellard $0.08
Source: ASX

Beef Kill

Eastern States, weekly

Last Week

Source: MLA's NLRS


Eastern Young Cattle Indicator, c/kg


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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


Southern Oscillation Index (SOI)


Source: Australian Bureau of Meteorology

Feeder Steer

NLRS-reported yards (feedlot buyers only); 0-600kg, 0-2T, c/kg LW


Source: Feeder Steer

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