Experts say cattle numbers are slumping for a number of reasons.

Bryce Eishold
By Bryce Eishold
August 12 2020 - 8:30pm
STRONG RESULT: Bill Wyndham & Co auctioneers Jake Fullgrabe and Colin Jones, Bairnsdale, conducted the annual opening spring sale in east Gippsland on Tuesday.

Victoria's average weekly cattle yarding for store and prime sales has dropped to its lowest point in more than a decade, underpinned by favourable seasonal conditions and uncertainty surrounding COVID-19.

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Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Journalist

Bryce is an agricultural journalist for Australian Community Media's Stock & Land. He covers all aspects of ag from markets to politics and everything in between. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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