The lower numbers slaughtered in June came in at an average carcase weight of 23.9kgs.
Taking account of the warming effect of different greenhouse gases - not their carbon emissions - would change the way methane was treated in emissions reductions targets.
The national commodity forecaster, ABARES, is predicting another big jump in lamb and mutton prices this financial year.
Wool prices took their biggest ever leap last week but will the rise be sustained if more wool flows onto the market.
A well-known Queensland wildlife ecologist who has just been recognised for his scientific excellence would like to see more rigour around cluster fencing claims.
At the end of a frenetic day 130 cents a kilogram had been added to the EMI price in a single day's trading.
In a week of new records, AWEX's Eastern Market Indicator closed up by a whopping A170c to close on 1535c.
Margins on lotfed lambs don't just depend on the price of feed, buy and sell prices also come into it writes Mecardo's Angus Brown.