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7501.0 - Value of Principal Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia, Preliminary, 2007-08 Quality Declaration 
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2 GROSS VALUE(a), Agricultural Commodities: Preliminary - Year ended 30 June

2006
2007
2008
Change from 2007 to 2008
$m
$m
$m
%

Crops
Cereals for grain
Barley
1 417.4
1 038.9
2 245.5
116.1
Grain sorghum
276.0
273.7
1 039.3
279.7
Oats
248.7
180.5
410.1
127.3
Rice
273.7
^55.0
^9.6
-82.6
Wheat
5 099.2
2 618.5
5 425.9
107.2
Other(b)
279.0
241.0
241.0
-
Apples
359.9
484.4
493.6
1.9
Grapes
1 377.5
1 137.8
1 698.2
49.3
Other fruit and nuts(b)
2 267.1
3 014.7
3 014.7
-
Cotton(c)
933.3
506.7
^300.4
-40.7
Legumes for grain
Lupins for grain
251.1
124.9
243.6
95.1
Other(b)
406.4
254.3
254.3
-
Oilseeds
Canola
473.4
227.2
673.0
196.2
Other(b)
54.7
^19.9
^19.9
-
Hay(d)
1 450.7
1 618.6
2 998.5
85.3
Potatoes
463.5
514.4
691.6
34.5
Tomatoes
272.8
296.0
^418.5
41.4
Other vegetables(b)
2 097.0
r2 279.3
2 279.3
-
Sugar cane cut for crushing
1 031.8
1 221.4
896.9
-26.6
All other crops(b)
r1 718.5
r1 694.9
1 694.9
-
Total crops
r20 751.7
r17 802.1
25 048.7
40.7
Livestock slaughterings and other disposals
Cattle and calves
7 684.9
7 987.9
7 436.2
-6.9
Sheep and lambs(e)
2 112.4
2 057.1
2 168.4
5.4
Pigs
890.1
943.6
901.7
-4.4
Poultry
1 222.7
1 294.1
1 636.7
26.5
Total livestock slaughterings and other disposals(f)
11 959.6
12 335.9
12 188.4
-1.2
Livestock products
Wool(g)
2 053.9
2 281.6
2 309.0
1.2
Milk
3 341.3
3 177.6
4 571.7
43.9
Eggs(h)
375.6
387.6
463.5
19.6
Total livestock products
5 770.8
5 846.8
7 344.3
25.6
Total agriculture
r38 482.2
r35 984.8
44 581.4
23.9

^ estimate has a relative standard error of 10% to less than 25% and should be used with caution
- nil or rounded to zero (including null cells)
r revised
(a) Estimates for 2006 and 2007 are final; estimates for 2008 are preliminary and may be subject to revision.
(b) Estimates for 2008 for these commodities cannot be produced at the preliminary estimates stage due to the unavailability of source data. The 2007 values have been used to provide an 'order of magnitude' estimate as a contribution to the 'total agriculture' gross value. Estimates for these commodities for 2008 will be provided in the publication Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia (cat. no. 7503.0).
(c) Includes value of cotton lint and cotton seed.
(d) Comprises pastures, cereals and other crops cut for hay.
(e) Excludes value of wool on skins.
(f) Includes value of other livestock.
(g) Includes value of dead wool and wool on skins.
(h) Preliminary estimates for 2008 have used 2007 production volumes and 2008 prices.



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