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Read grain data and statistics about the Bega Valley region.

Date Bega Wheat '18 Bega Wheat '17
05-Jan-2018 315 245
12-Jan-2018 320 245
19-Jan-2018 320 245
26-Jan-2018 322.5 247.5
02-Feb-2018 325 250
09-Feb-2018 325 260
16-Feb-2018 327.5 260
23-Feb-2018 330 255
02-Mar-2018 330 255
09-Mar-2018 330 260
16-Mar-2018 325 257.5
23-Mar-2018 325 255
30-Mar-2018 325 255
06-Apr-2018 325 250
13-Apr-2018 330 252.5
20-Apr-2018 337.5 255
27-Apr-2018 345 255
04-May-2018 355 250
11-May-2018 365 250
18-May-2018 380 251
25-May-2018 385 265
01-Jun-2018 385 265
08-Jun-2018 390 270
15-Jun-2018 395 275
22-Jun-2018 290
29-Jun-2018 295
06-Jul-2018 335
13-Jul-2018 340
20-Jul-2018 335
27-Jul-2018 330
03-Aug-2018 325
10-Aug-2018 317.5
17-Aug-2018 310
24-Aug-2018 290
31-Aug-2018 300
07-Sep-2018 315
14-Sep-2018 325
21-Sep-2018 335
28-Sep-2018 340
05-Oct-2018 345
12-Oct-2018 330
19-Oct-2018 325
26-Oct-2018 320
02-Nov-2018 320
09-Nov-2018 317.5
16-Nov-2018 315
23-Nov-2018 325
30-Nov-2018 330
07-Dec-2018 320
14-Dec-2018 320
21-Dec-2018 320
28-Dec-2018

Grain Commentary

  • June rainfall: 44.6 mm (Avg: 84.8 mm)
  • Rainfall year to date: 260.8 mm (Avg: 488.2 mm)
  • Wheat: +$10 ($390 to $400/tonne). Wheat prices increased this week as the projected rainfall turned out to be a bit of a disappointment for NSW. Crop conditions continue to get worse for much of NSW and even the southern areas have strong demand coming from further north.
  • Barley: +$10 ($390 to $400/tonne). Barley markets continue to price relative to wheat.
  • Corn: +$15 ($415 to $425/tonne).
  • Canola Meal: +$5 ($470 to $480/tonne). Canola meal prices firmed slightly this week. Even at levels the scarcity of available product means that getting a hold of it is going to continue to get more and more difficult.

Notes:

Change in price is the change since the last report. Prices are estimates based on delivery to dairy farms with allowance for freight, storage, and marketing costs, but exclusive of GST. Wheat prices are for the relevant stockfeed wheat available in a region (ASW, AGP, SFW1 or FED1) and F1 for barley.

This report has been commissioned by Dairy Australia to provide an independent and timely assessment of grain and hay markets in each dairying region. It should be remembered that actual prices may vary for quality or other reasons. Whilst all reasonable steps have been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information contained in this report, to the fullest extent permitted by Australian law Dairy Australia disclaims all liability for any inadvertent errors and for any losses or damages stemming from reliance upon its content.  Dairy Australia recommends that all persons seek independent advice and, where appropriate, advice from a qualified adviser, before making any decisions about changes to business strategy.

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