Beef Semen Sales Surge as Farmers Look to Improve Genetic Potential of Cattle

The volume and value of Australian beef semen sales are rising rapidly this year.

Domestic and export demand for Australian beef genetics is up, according to seed stock supplier ABS Australia.

ABS beef product manager Bill Cornell said Australia’s declining cow numbers and positive outlook for beef was behind the surging sales.

Read more and listen to snippets of interviews of Bill Cornell and ABS General Manager, James Smallwood, with Rosemary Grant, ABC Rural reporter on the website here.