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Read grain data and statistics about the Goulburn and Murray Valley regions.

Date GV VIC Wheat '18 GV VIC Wheat '17
05-Jan-2018 260 220
12-Jan-2018 260 220
19-Jan-2018 260 210
26-Jan-2018 262.5 210
02-Feb-2018 265 210
09-Feb-2018 270 215
16-Feb-2018 272.5 220
23-Feb-2018 275 215
02-Mar-2018 275 220
09-Mar-2018 280 225
16-Mar-2018 280 222.5
23-Mar-2018 280 220
30-Mar-2018 282.5 210
06-Apr-2018 285 210
13-Apr-2018 290 207.5
20-Apr-2018 295 205
27-Apr-2018 300 205
04-May-2018 305 210
11-May-2018 310 210
18-May-2018 325 211
25-May-2018 330 215
01-Jun-2018 335 215
08-Jun-2018 337.5 222.5
15-Jun-2018 340 230
22-Jun-2018 345 250
29-Jun-2018 345 255
06-Jul-2018 345 290
13-Jul-2018 345 295
20-Jul-2018 350 282.5
27-Jul-2018 365 270
03-Aug-2018 380 260
10-Aug-2018 400 250
17-Aug-2018 410 240
24-Aug-2018 240
31-Aug-2018 235
07-Sep-2018 245
14-Sep-2018 250
21-Sep-2018 265
28-Sep-2018 265
05-Oct-2018 265
12-Oct-2018 255
19-Oct-2018 255
26-Oct-2018 255
02-Nov-2018 260
09-Nov-2018 260
16-Nov-2018 260
23-Nov-2018 260
30-Nov-2018 270
07-Dec-2018 270
14-Dec-2018 265
21-Dec-2018 260

Grain commentary

  • Wheat: Up $10 ($405 to $415/tonne). Barley: Up $20 ($415 to $425/tonne). Maize: Steady ($375 to $385/tonne). Canola Meal: Steady ($440 to $450/tonne).
  • While markets here have been steadier, in some instances the recent direction of local feed grain values is still upwards.
  • Recent rainfall in parts of Victoria has sustained the confidence about this year’s winter crop and has this has also brought some additional sellers to the market.
  • Current prices may be doing more to ration demand in south eastern parts of the country, compared to northern NSW and Queensland.


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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