2019 Farm Gross Margin and Enterprise Planning Guide

Rural Solutions SA - SAGIT and the South Australian Sheep Industry Fund

Type: PDF, Excel
Knowledge level: Intermediate

Farm Table says:

The Farm Gross Margin Guide is out again! The excel and PDF guide are extremely valuable in helping to plan your enterprise budgets. These are super handy and easy to use set of gross margin spreadsheets, whether you are in South Australia or not.

This is an annual publication produced by South Australian Grains Industry Trust, Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA) and the Grains Research and Development Corporation.

The resource provides expected Gross Margins for broadacre cropping and livestock enterprises in South Australia in order to assist with enterprise decision making. The documents include:

A summary of the 2019 Gross margins ($/ha medium case) are:

  • APW Wheat: 476
  • Durum Wheat: 459
  • Malt Barley: 467
  • Feed Barley: 327
  • Milling Oats: 501
  • Triticale: 302
  • Oaten Hay: 576
  • Vetch: 540
  • Lupins: 378
  • Lentils: 667
  • Lentils (Imi Tolerant): 564
  • Field Peas: 420
  • Faba Beans: 532
  • Chickpeas (Kabuli):  445
  •  Canola – Conventional: 302
  • Canola – Triazine tolerant: 195
  • Canola – Clearfield: 235
  • Sown Pasture: 426
  • Self-Regenerating Pasture: 468
  • Lucerne Pasture: 344

A summary of the 2019 Gross margins ($/DSE) are:

  • Prime Lambs – High Rainfall:  53
  • Merino Breeders – High Rainfall: 79
  • Merino Wethers – High Rainfall: 55
  • Prime Lambs – Cereal Zone: 72
  • Merino Breeders – Cereal Zone: 79
  • Merino Wethers – Cereal Zone: 53
  • Cleanskin Sheep – Cereal Zone: 63
  • Prime Lambs – Pastoral Zone: 46
  • Merino Breeders – Pastoral Zone: 62
  • Merino Wethers – Pastoral Zone: 39

 

  • Beef Cattle – High Rainfall: 23
  • Beef Cattle – Cereal Zone: 20
  • Beef Cattle – Pastoral Zone: 12

 

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