The economics of beef in Central Queensland: gross margins and production notes (PDF, 559KB)

The economics of beef in Central Queensland: gross margins and production notes booklet contains technical production, market specific and economic information common to extensive beef production systems of Central Queensland.

Representative property models are used to generate farm enterprise estimates. Cost structure and market price information is applied in order to establish gross margin profitability estimates.

The intent of the document is to provide representative gross margins for selected beef production systems across Central Queensland land types.

Compiled by Mark Best, Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, and published in 2007.