- Output $855 million est. Up 1% yoy.
- Chicken meat’s price advantage relative to beef grew to a record $19/kg. 151
- Conditions improved for the industry as feed costs declined and demand stabilised following COVID-19 related disruptions.
Poultry Health Liaison Group
Presentations and discussions included composting of mortalities, an overview of food borne pathogens, and a Salmonella Enteritidis (SE) update.
Young fishers and farmers hooked on new crop of digital business tools
The two new digital toolboxes featured in the suite are designed to help young fishers and farmers navigate succession, agistment and leasing through a range of topical factsheets, templates, videos, calculators, and other support resources.
Young Farmer Business Program Team Leader, Lisa McFayden said the online tools are an asset for young business owners and will add value to their strategic growth and development.
Price and Trade
Poultry exports were partly constrained by an outbreak of avian influenza in Victoria which closed off some Asia markets such as South Korea. Exports to Singapore, which surged last year due to a relaxing of import requirements also fell. NSW exports slumped 49% during 2020-21 to $12.3 million. 128