Dive into the what, why and how of agricultural markets. Join Andrew Whitelaw, Matt Dalgleish and guests, as they breakdown the market. Expect a lighthearted, sardonic and irreverent discussion.
#137 When will fertilizer prices fall?
We invite regular guest (x6) Chris Lawson back onto the podcast to have a chat about the fertilizer market. Chris is the head of fert for CRU Group, an industrial and fertilizer analysis firm.
#136 Fertilizer to the moon, Red meat in demand
A very quick discussion on the big drivers in the market. Red meat demand heats up, risk of higher fertilizer pricing and Putin helping drive grain prices higher.
#135 Falling grain prices and rising livestock numbers
We have a market chat. Lots of livestock data out - FSR, Cattle on feed and sheep turnoff. The grain market has also come under a lot of pressure with pricing levels falling.
#134 Counting sheep and singing you to sleep.
We are joined by Bonnie Skinner, CEO of Sheep Producers Australia.
Our chit-chat includes discussions of traceability, the gov biosecurity response, Chinese trade ban rumours, our new intro music and inflation impact on demand.
#133 You having a Raff? with Senator Ciccone
Senator Raff Ciccone joins AgWatchers for chit-chat. Raff has launched a senate inquiry into the government biosecurity response to FMD/Varroa mite, which is ongoing.
We chat about food security, biosecurity, ag labour, FMD, diversity of markets and local manufacturing of inputs.
#132 The Bees Knees with Dugald Saunders MP
We have a chat with Dugald Saunders MP, the agricultural minister for NSW. Biosecurity has been the hot topic of the last two months, but NSW is battling through its own devastating outbreak - Varroa mite in bees.
In this short conversation, we have a chat about EID tags, FMD responses and what is happening with the varroa mite outbreak in NSW.