Lamb, pig slaughter rates fall

by 5m Editor
11 November 2004, at 12:00am

AUSTRALIA - Lamb and pig slaughter rates are continuing to fall while beef production is increasing, new figures show. The Australian Bureau of Statistics latest quarterly livestock report found the number of lambs slaughtered during the September quarter fell 7.8 per cent to 3.9 million - its lowest level since September last year.

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