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Time to bless the rains down in Africa!

Posted by Matt Dalgleish on 2 March 2018

Toto have been singing about it since 1982, but should livestock producers be paying more attention to Africa in the future, instead of India? 

The Australian livestock sector is perfectly located to take advantage of the growing population of middle class wealth expected to stem from Asia in the coming years. Indeed, there are more mouths to feed in the regions to our north west than there are in the rest of the world – Figure 1. Over 50% of the current world population reside in the shaded circle.

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Topics: India, beef market, dairy, corn, wheat, Export market, Sheepmeat market, markets

Forget the negative news, emerging countries want meat

Posted by Jonah Bowles on 4 November 2015

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has compared current per capita meat consumption with that projected a decade into the future (table 1). No one knows what might change consumer habits during the period, but here are some observations using the data.

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Topics: Export market

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