Live-ex prices drop; how Indo demand is shaping up for 2023

Shan Goodwin
January 22 2023 - 7:00am
Local farmers in Indonesia are selling cattle badly affected by foot and mouth or lumpy skin disease quickly but trying to nurse breeders back to health. Picture by Mark Phelps.
Local farmers in Indonesia are selling cattle badly affected by foot and mouth or lumpy skin disease quickly but trying to nurse breeders back to health. Picture by Mark Phelps.

HEAVY turnoff of local cattle in Indonesia on the back of the spread of lumpy skin and foot and mouth disease looks to be having an impact on demand for live cattle from Australia.

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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