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The Production Inputs Monitor includes monthly updates on water, hay and grain, fertiliser, weather and other farm inputs .

Production Inputs Monitor

The Production Inputs Monitor is a monthly update on key farm inputs, including water, hay and grain, fertiliser and weather.

Production Inputs Monitor - Issue 165- July 2019 (PDF, 1 MB)

Key points in the July report include:

  • Hay prices remain firm while wheat eases.
  • Above average temperatures for generally the coolest month of the year.
  • Positive IOD is currently the biggest influence on weather patterns.
  • Water prices surge higher than the peak last year.
  • Highest average cull cow price in almost three years.

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Dairy Feed tools

Dairy Feed Tools is a complete feed management toolset for dairy farmers and managers. Feed planning, cost and resource management backed by Australian feed and pasture data to most accurately reflect the needs of your herd

Hay and grain reports

The hay and grain report is commissioned by Dairy Australia to provide an independent and timely assessment of hay and grain markets in each dairying region. The report is updated 40 weeks per year.

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