Goats on the Move enewsletter


Goats on the Move Market Report
Goat over-the-hook comment

Eastern states goat rates remained unchanged across all weight ranges. Goat’s 12-16kg cwt are averaging 655c, with a price of 720c/kg cwt recorded.  

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Goat market news:

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​High demand for goatmeat continues



Eastern states export goat rates during February increased 134¢ year-on-year to average the unprecedented 648¢/kg cwt (12-16kg cwt), highlighting the global appetite for Australian goatmeat.

Lured by the higher prices, eastern states average weekly goat slaughter during February lifted 27% year-on-year, to 46,542 head. The majority of states recorded a lift in slaughter:


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