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Beef and sheep-meat prices to surge due to devastating pig disease

Beef and sheep-meat prices are expected to remain strong in 20-20 due to increased global demand as African Swine Fever continues to devastate pig stocks in China.

A Rabobank report shows while Australia stands to benefit from limited global protein supplies, any further improvement will be based on seasonal conditions.

Rural reporter Sophie Clarke spoke to Senior Animal Proteins analyst Angus Gidley-Baird to hear what it means for the future:

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