‘Forward pricing should be an option for all factory cattle’

‘Forward pricing should be an option for all factory cattle’


A farm lobby group has questioned how processors can put a mechanism in place that allows a form of forward pricing for dairy beef whilst “beef finishers face huge losses this year due to the collapse in beef price”.

The Beef Plan Movement has highlighted the question saying: “If a form of forward pricing can be done for the Twenty20 initiative, surely it can be done for all beef finishers.”

full story – agriland

Breifne O’Brien