Beef and Sheep Market Outlook with Simon Quilty
Jun 07

Beef and Sheep Market Outlook with Simon Quilty

Date & Time
7 June 2024 8:45 AM - 12:00 PM
(UTC+09:30) Australia/Adelaide

Registrations Close
3 June 2024 5:00 PM

Beef and Sheep Market Outlook with Simon Quilty

Friday 7 June, 8.45am - 12.00pm, Padthaway Estate (Marquee)


Hear from Simon on a range of global, domestic and regional observations including:

  • Current global trends across key markets
  • Australian domestic supply and demand outlook
  • An independent outlook on weather
  • Five year outlook on pricing for cattle and sheep

With a lens over the Limestone Coast beef and sheep industry, Simon will detail

  • Australian domestic supply outlook over the next three to five years 
  • Australian domestic demand outlook
  • Global supply trends
  • Welcome to the new norm - a five year outlook on pricing for cattle and sheep
  • Opportunities and concerns going forward

Don't miss this rare opportunity to hear from global beef market expert Simon Quilty.


Also hear from:

Edwina Warby, Client Services Manager, Black Box and Co - taking beef herd performance to the next level through the Black Box software service.

Mariana Caetano, University of Adelaide, School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences - Seaweed supplementation in beef cattle to reduce methane emissions.


Meet our presenter:

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Simon Quilty is one of Australia's leading independent market analysts, and has worked in the meat and livestock sector for 35 years. Simon's first job as a research officer for the Victorian Farmers Federation saw him establish a direct shipping service from Victoria into Japan to open up the Victorian chilled beef market. Simon then moved into the private sector as a meat trader, developing a deep understanding and passion for international trading and product development around the world.   

Today, Simon is an independent meat and livestock analyst and brokers swaps on behalf of large financial institutions across the world. He also brokers physical meat products worldwide, working with large international companies across China, India, Australia, New Zealand, Japan and the US.

In 2020, Simon also established Global Agritrends Downunder subscription business. Simon’s analysis looks at beef, pork and poultry trends worldwide, giving in-depth analysis two to three times a week on what current global events are occurring.


This project is supported by the Limestone Coast Landscape Board Grassroots Grants program and is funded by the regional landscape and water levies. 

Supported by AgRi-Silience as part of the Farm Business Resilience Program and is jointly funded through the Australian Government’s Future Drought Fund and Government of South Australia.


Registration essential by Monday 3 June.

  • MFMG Members $25, additional MFMG primary producer members $15
  • Non MFMG members $100.

Lunch provided. For more information contact Indi Lamond 0455 510 925

Please bring the following:

  • Pen and notebook - so you don't miss any critical information


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Event Location
Padthaway Estate
6299 Riddoch Highway
Padthaway SA 5271

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