Showing the way to efficiency

November 2007
Farmers Weekly;11/16/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 20, p99
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the performance of the livestock industry in Wales based on data to be released at the Welsh Winter Fair in Powys. Also, Hybu Cig Cymru or Meat Promotion Wales will use the event to give particular prominence to improve the efficiency of beef units using its cost of production figures to show where there is room for improvement in suckler herds. According to the data, the 47 farms monitored have costs averaging to 186p/kilogram of calf sold including 102p/kilogram in fixed charges.


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