7215.0 - Livestock Products, Australia, Jun 2009 Quality Declaration
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 14/08/2009
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In the year to the June quarter 2009, the number of cattle (excluding calves) slaughtered decreased 3% to 1.9 million.
The number of calves slaughtered increased less than 1% in the year to the June quarter 2009 to 203 thousand.
SHEEP AND LAMBS
In the year to the June quarter 2009, the number of sheep slaughtered fell 15% to 2.6 million while lamb slaughterings increased 6% to 5.3 milion.
Over the last year, pig slaughterings decreased 11% to 1.1 million.
Chicken slaughterings increased 5% to 121 million in the year to the June quarter 2009.
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