New funds to bolster Australia's livestock biosecurity systems

New funds to bolster Australia's livestock biosecurity systems

MEAT & Livestock Australia (MLA) has welcomed a $5.8 million Australian government grant to assist in

Livestock General

20 JUL 2016
Dairy Australia cuts expenditure, increases farm support

Dairy Australia cuts expenditure, increases farm support

DAIRY Australia will tighten its belt in 2016/17 to accommodate lower than projected income levels.  

Livestock General

20 JUL 2016
Aussie farmers well-placed to weather the dairy storm

Aussie farmers well-placed to weather the dairy storm

AUSTRALIAN dairy producers have learned from previous economic downturns, and are in a good place to

Livestock General

18 JUL 2016
Perennial pasture establishment costs pay off

Perennial pasture establishment costs pay off

THE cost of establishing perennial pastures puts some producers off, but cattle producer Warren Pensini

Livestock General

18 JUL 2016
Livestock SA: 'Deficient' SA state budget misses mark

Livestock SA: 'Deficient' SA state budget misses mark

LIVESTOCK SA president Geoff Power says the South Australian state budget delivered last week has failed

Livestock General

13 JUL 2016

DURING the dry season in northern Australia's pastoral regions, nitrogen is often the primary limiting

Livestock General

11 JUL 2016
Pork CRC working to drive down greenhouse gas emissions

Pork CRC working to drive down greenhouse gas emissions

A COOPERATIVE Research Centre for high integrity Australian pork study has found that greenhouse gas

Livestock General

08 JUL 2016
Dairy Australia to advance virtual herding technology

Dairy Australia to advance virtual herding technology

DAIRY Australia has been successful in obtaining a federal government grant for the development of virtual

Livestock General

08 JUL 2016
Nominations open for Livestock SA board

Nominations open for Livestock SA board

SOUTH AUSTRALIAN livestock producers are being encouraged to consider standing for nomination to the

Livestock General

06 JUL 2016
Onus on farmers to manage BJD

Onus on farmers to manage BJD

FARMERS will now be responsible for dealing with Johne's Disease in cattle on-farm, after changes to

Livestock General

06 JUL 2016
Dow AgroSciences launches 5 litre pack for broadleaf herbicide

Dow AgroSciences launches 5 litre pack for broadleaf herbicide

AUSTRALIAN broadacre graziers are now able to effectively fight and control broadleaf weeds with the

Livestock General

06 JUL 2016
Mexico beef tariff opens up Aussie opportunities

Mexico beef tariff opens up Aussie opportunities

MEXICO'S announcement on a new tariff rate quota on live cattle and beef imports may provide more opportunities

Livestock General

29 JUN 2016
Tis the season for metabolic disorders

Tis the season for metabolic disorders

AFTER a very dry autumn in southern Australia, general rain during early May has finally brought welcome

Livestock General

29 JUN 2016
MLA's 2020 priorities target industry prosperity

MLA's 2020 priorities target industry prosperity

A MORE profitable, sustainable and globally competitive red meat and livestock industry will drive Meat

Livestock General

27 JUN 2016
Worm resistant sheep bring pasture benefits

Worm resistant sheep bring pasture benefits

SELECTING for worm resistance is a good strategy for reducing worm burdens in sheep, but research in

Livestock General

27 JUN 2016
Research vital to northern industry viability

Research vital to northern industry viability

A RESEARCH partnership announced for the northern beef cattle industry will provide research and development

Livestock General

24 JUN 2016