Woolworths cuts feedlot numbers; feeder prices drop

Shan Goodwin
By Shan Goodwin
Updated June 28 2022 - 5:03am, first published 4:38am
Woolies halves feedlot quota as consumers look for cheaper beef

SUPERMARKET giant Woolworths has halved its quota of feedlot cattle in the most significant sign yet that high beef prices are pushing Australian consumers to cheaper cuts and even to cheaper proteins.

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Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally.