7215.0 - Livestock Products, Australia, Jun 2013 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 12/08/2013   
   Page tools: Print Print Page Print all pages in this productPrint All RSS Feed RSS Bookmark and Share Search this Product


NUMBER OF LIVESTOCK SLAUGHTERED

Graph Image for Number of Livestock Slaughtered, Australia


Cattle (excluding calves):
In the June quarter 2013, the number of cattle slaughtered (excluding calves) increased by 2% to 2.0 million when compared to March quarter 2013.

Calves:
The number of calves slaughtered in the June quarter 2013 increased by 4% to 180,000 when compared to the previous quarter.

Sheep:
The number of sheep slaughtered in the June quarter 2013 increased by 18% to 2.6 million when compared to March quarter 2013.

Lambs:
Lamb slaughterings in the June quarter 2013 increased by 2% to a record 5.4 million.

Pigs:
Pig slaughterings in the June quarter 2013 increased by 1% to 1.2 million when compared to the previous quarter.

Chickens:
Chicken slaughterings in the June quarter 2013 increased by 1% to 142 million when compared to March quarter 2013.