Herefords and Angus $40K

North Canterbury’s Matariki Herefords set a high price in last week’s Canterbury bull sales with $42,000 paid by Glenbrae Herefords, Porangahau.

Study beefs up meat’s importance

New research highlights value of New Zealand’s red meat sector as the industry launches its general election manifesto. 

Bay Angus bull makes big bucks

A top price of $68,000 has been paid for an Angus bull in Hawke’s Bay, the highest price of the bull selling season so far.

Meat plants catching up

The dairy cow cull in Otago and Southland is running up to a month late, compounding delays getting prime cattle killed.

Winter grazing campaign launched

Beef + Lamb has launched a winter grazing campaign to ensure animals are well fed, in good health and farmers look after the environment. 

Turmoil will continue

Turmoil in global beef markets is expected to continue in coming months as the industry recovers from the impact of covid-19.