Read grain data and statistics about the Goulburn and Murray Valley regions.
Wheat: Down $10 ($350 to $360/tonne). Barley: Steady ($355 to $365/tonne). Maize: Steady ($430 to $440/tonne). Canola Meal: Steady ($460 to $470/tonne).
- The majority of Victoria has had an ideal start to the season with timely rainfall and slightly warmer weather leading to good vigour and early crop development, it is estimated that planting progress is approximately 90-95% complete.
- Some areas in southern NSW have not been as fortunate with many here awaiting a solid rainfall event before continuing with their planting intentions.
- Despite this there has been a firmer tone in local Victorian and southern NSW prices due to the firmer tone in offshore markets that continues to be reflected in domestic markets.
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.