Production inputs monitor

Dairy Australia's Production inputs monitor (originally the Drought Report).

Monthly update on farm inputs including:

  • Water
  • Hay and grain
  • Fertiliser
  • Weather

Production Inputs Monitor - Issue 141 - June 2017 

Key points from the June 2017 Production Inputs Monitor

  • Hay trading in northern Australia picked up this month as supply is increasingly scarce.
  • 2016/17 is projected to be the fourth consecutive year with record breaking grain supply.
  • Oversupply of fertilizers has pushed prices well below long run averages.
  • The BOM forecasts a dry and warm winter.
  • Water prices in the Murray irrigation system reached a new five-year low.