Menggembalakan sapi bakalan di perkebunan sawit.

Saya adalah salah satu pendukung paling antusias terhadap pembiakan sapi di perkebunan kelapa sawit, semenjak pertama kali saya melihat model operasi ini di Malaysia pada tahun 1980-an. Beberapa perusahaan perkebunan kelapa sawit Indonesia telah melakukan uji coba selama beberapa tahun terakhir, di mana sebagian besar menunjukkan hasil positif dalam hal produksi, tetapi dengan pengembalian keuangan…

Feeder cattle grazing under oil palms.

I have been one of the most enthusiastic supporters of breeding cattle in palm plantations since I first saw this type of operation in Malaysia in the 1980’s. A number of Indonesian palm plantation companies have conducted trials over recent years with mostly positive results in terms of production but with marginal financial returns. In…

$1000 Steak.

What are the chances of a butcher making a video of himself carving a piece of steak generating so much interest that it would go viral on Instagram with 10 million views? This is the incredible achievement by Nusret Gokce, a flamboyant Turkish butcher and restaurant entrepreneur with a flair for theatrics and a chain…

September Market Report : S.E. Asian Beef Industry

34th Edition : September 2016. Key Points  Indonesian policies threatening industry viability Indo Feedlots predicted to be virtually out of slaughter cattle by January 2017 Vietnamese importers are the beneficiary as ships are diverted away from Indonesia Brazilian product hits the Beijing supermarket shelves   Indonesia  :  Slaughter Steers AUD $4.27 / kg live weight…

Breeders will be the new Black.

First posted in Central Station Every cattle producer in Australia is no doubt delighted with the sudden rise in prices that began in mid 2014 then really took off through 2015 culminating in $3.90 per kg live being paid for feeders in Darwin during the 15/16 wet season. I started predicting $3 per kg live…