Rabo's US beef man on bird flu, the great rebuild and global cattle prices

Shan Goodwin
May 13 2024 - 6:00am
Rabobank's US animal proteins analyst Lance Zimmerman said what was coming in terms of global beef prices, based on US herd rebuilding, would be more like a slow-moving storm than a tsunami. Picture Shan Goodwin.
Rabobank's US animal proteins analyst Lance Zimmerman said what was coming in terms of global beef prices, based on US herd rebuilding, would be more like a slow-moving storm than a tsunami. Picture Shan Goodwin.

Talk of a wildly higher global beef market based on the contraction in cattle numbers that has taken place in the United States was hosed down somewhat at Beef Australia in Rockhampton.

Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally. Contact 0427686187. E: s.goodwin@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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