Cattle and sheep newsletter

Cattle and Sheep weekly

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 updateCattle 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.

 

To subscribe for free and receive both reports to your inbox, email us. Please include the following details in your email – full name, postcode, beef and/or sheep farmer.

 

UK cattle yearbook 2016UK Yearbook 2016 – Cattle

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 – SheepUK sheep yearbook 2016

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.gr1469335726o.bdh1469335726a@IMt1469335726aemde1469335726r1469335726 or call 024 7647 8711.

 

Analysis of Cattle Prices and Specifications – Stage 1Analysis of cattle prices and specifications stage 1

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.

 

 

Analysis of Cattle Prices and Specifications – Stage 2Analysis of cattle prices stage 2

In-depth analysis of factors affecting the value of the GB prime cattle market.

 

 

 

Farm assuranceFarm assurance summary 2015

An analysis of farm assurance price data from English livestock markets in 2015 (published March 2016)

 

CAP impact analysis

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.