The Hound understands that Mike Petersen’s time as NZ agriculture’s special trade envoy will soon end.
Cattle prices in Australia have ended their three-year golden run, says Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA).
Lamb producers in Australia appear to be faring much better than their New Zealand counterparts, with falling numbers and growing demand hiking prices.
A global approach to positioning beef and lamb as premium consumer products is a step closer, with Australian research attracting new international collaboration.
Australian sheep farmers are banking on strong prices lamb in the coming years, but are warning of headwinds.