Lamb shortfall looming for Victoria, NSW as agents tip price rise is on the cards

Bryce Eishold
Updated May 16 2024 - 7:17am, first published May 14 2024 - 1:50pm
Terry Steed, Strathalbyn, SA, and Cooper Walton, Mypolonga, SA, pictured at the recent Mount Pleasant, SA, sheep sale. Picture by Vanessa Binks
Terry Steed, Strathalbyn, SA, and Cooper Walton, Mypolonga, SA, pictured at the recent Mount Pleasant, SA, sheep sale. Picture by Vanessa Binks

Eastern Australian livestock agents are predicting a shortfall of lamb numbers across Victoria and NSW with months as parts of the western district continue to suffer from a lack of rain.

Bryce Eishold

Bryce Eishold

Senior journalist

Bryce is a senior journalist with Australian Community Media's Stock & Land where he reports on all aspects of agriculture. Bryce is also the president of the Rural Press Club of Victoria. Email Bryce at bryce.eishold@stockandland.com.au.

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