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

Production Inputs Monitor

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

This month's Production Inputs Monitor

Production Inputs Monitor - Issue 168- October 2019 (PDF, 1 MB)

The latest report shows:

  • National crop production downgraded.
  • Sanctions on Iran from the US threatens to firm the global urea prices.
  • Northern Victorian Irrigation System prices continue to surge.
  • ASX wheat and barley futures ease.

Why the Production Inputs Monitor is created

The Production Inputs Monitor provides farmers, government, industry advocacy and businesses across the supply chain with independently produced, unbiased data on farm inputs.

Dairy Australia collects, analyses and provides information so farmers are better equipped to make informed decisions and engage with processors and service providers about their farm business.

Previous Production Inputs Monitor Reports

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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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