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Read grain data and statistics about the Gippsland region.

Date Gipps '20 Gipps '19 Gipps '5YA
10-Jan-2020 365 465 333
17-Jan-2020 370 460 333
24-Jan-2020 370 460 333
31-Jan-2020 360 460 333
07-Feb-2020 350 455 330
14-Feb-2020 345 450 330
21-Feb-2020 345 440 330
28-Feb-2020 345 425 330
06-Mar-2020 340 425 324
13-Mar-2020 335 430 324
20-Mar-2020 335 435 324
27-Mar-2020 370 425 324
03-Apr-2020 375 425 325
10-Apr-2020 415 325
17-Apr-2020 425 325
24-Apr-2020 430 325
01-May-2020 425 333
08-May-2020 415 333
15-May-2020 410 333
22-May-2020 425 333
29-May-2020 455 333
05-Jun-2020 453 351
12-Jun-2020 450 351
19-Jun-2020 450 351
26-Jun-2020 455 351
03-Jul-2020 450 360
10-Jul-2020 445 360
17-Jul-2020 435 360
24-Jul-2020 425 360
31-Jul-2020 425 360
07-Aug-2020 420 353
14-Aug-2020 410 353
21-Aug-2020 410 353
28-Aug-2020 410 353
04-Sep-2020 420 351
11-Sep-2020 425 351
18-Sep-2020 435 351
25-Sep-2020 365 351
02-Oct-2020 370 355
09-Oct-2020 370 355
16-Oct-2020 370 355
23-Oct-2020 370 355
30-Oct-2020 370 355
06-Nov-2020 370 349
13-Nov-2020 370 349
20-Nov-2020 370 349
27-Nov-2020 365 349
04-Dec-2020 345 340
11-Dec-2020 350 340
18-Dec-2020 355 340
25-Dec-2020 355 340
27-Dec-2019
 

Grain Commentary

  • Wheat: Up $5 ($370 to $380/tonne). Barley: Up $5 ($330 to $340/tonne). Maize: Steady ($505 to $515/tonne). Canola Meal: Steady ($420 to $430/tonne).
  • Wheat prices have continued to move higher. Domestic buyers still in the market are having to keep the prices up in order to secure purchases.
  • Barley prices have been unable to keep up with wheat, which has seen the spread between the two further widen. This is expected to see some demand come back to feed barley, but this demand is not expected to be for large parcels.
  • Lower fuel (and subsequently transport) costs have opened the possibility of feed barley moving north.

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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