Domestic sheep prices set to suffer in wake of live export decision

Vanessa Binks
May 15 2024 - 12:30pm
Tarcowie sheep producer Henry Bennett was disappointed about the decision to cease live export and believed it was a rushed outcome. Picture by Kiara Stacey
Tarcowie sheep producer Henry Bennett was disappointed about the decision to cease live export and believed it was a rushed outcome. Picture by Kiara Stacey

Industry concerns about the potential influx of WA sheep causing a price dive in the coming years have reached full height, as SA producers grapple with the 2028 removal of the live sheep export market.

Vanessa Binks

Vanessa Binks

Markets Editor/Journalist

I am the Markets Editor and journalist at the Stock Journal. I am based at Nuriootpa in SA's lower north.

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