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Australia dry spell boosts beef export to all-time high

There may be more herd liquidation if dry conditions in Queensland persist
Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 05:50


AUSTRALIA'S dry spell and a strengthening El Nino are proving a boon for US hamburger lovers.

Queensland's most widespread drought ever is sending a near record number of cattle to feedlots as ranchers cull cows at the fastest pace in more than three decades. That's

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