The Cattle and Sheep weekly is now in e-newsletter format, providing key market indicators, analysis of prices and short articles on other topical market issues or data releases, including slaughterings, trade, consumption and census data.
Cattle and Sheep market update
More in-depth analysis of these and other market issues, including full coverage of international markets and supply forecasts, is provided in the monthly Cattle and Sheep market update.
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A guide to essential facts and figures from the cattle industry in the previous 12 months, including livestock numbers, slaughterings, production, consumption, meat prices, imports and exports, abattoirs, auction markets and carcase classification (published July 2016)
UK Yearbook 2016 – Sheep
A guide to essential facts and figures from the sheep industry in the previous 12 months, including livestock numbers, slaughterings, production, consumption, meat prices, imports and exports, abattoirs, auction markets and carcase classification (published July 2016)
The yearbooks are available free of charge on request, subject to availability. To request a copy, email ku.gr1472335708o.bdh1472335708a@IMt1472335708aemde1472335708r1472335708 or call 024 7647 8711.
Looking at distribution of animals by conformation, fat class and weight band, this is the first part of an in-depth analysis of prices at abattoirs aimed at delivering greater transparency in the beef and lamb sector.
In-depth analysis of factors affecting the value of the GB prime cattle market.
In-depth analysis comparing prices with primal cut yields & related factors.
An analysis of farm assurance price data from English livestock markets in 2015 (published March 2016)
An overview of the key aspects of the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) from 2015. Click to view the CAP reform appendix (published October 2013)
Also available is this overview for CAP reform 2014-2020 from the European Commission.