More info needed on beef prices: CCA

More info needed on beef prices: CCA

THE CATTLE Council Australia is calling on Meat and Livestock Australia to develop a system that captures

Livestock General

25 MAY 2016
Outlook for sheep flock

Outlook for sheep flock

MECARDO looked at flock size predictions in August last year. In mid-2015 the sheep offtake was falling, and

Livestock General

25 MAY 2016
Merino ewe giveaway offers exciting opportunity

Merino ewe giveaway offers exciting opportunity

ONE LUCKY sheep producer will win 50 Roseville Park Merino ewes while another will win a started Border

Livestock General

16 MAY 2016
Focus on grainfed cattle investment

Focus on grainfed cattle investment

GRAINFED cattle producers are being encouraged to attend a series of regional Feedlot Research and Development

Livestock General

16 MAY 2016
Invasive species initiative under microscope

Invasive species initiative under microscope

THE INVASIVE Animals Cooperative Research Centre has recommended major institutional reform to support

Livestock General

11 MAY 2016
Eradicating lice is possible

Eradicating lice is possible

  Eradicating lice from a sheep flock is perfectly achievable and thousands of sheep producers across

Livestock General

11 MAY 2016
Exporters welcome report prioritising resumption of Saudi sheep exports

Exporters welcome report prioritising resumption of Saudi sheep exports

THE Australian Livestock Exporters' Council (ALEC) has welcomed a parliamentary report which makes a

Livestock General

09 MAY 2016
Senate's red meat industry recommendations need fine-tuning

Senate's red meat industry recommendations need fine-tuning

CATTLE Council of Australia (CCA) has warned recommendations made in the interim Senate report into the

Livestock General

09 MAY 2016
Keeping Australia free of FMD

Keeping Australia free of FMD

QUEENSLAND Agriculture Minister Leanne Donaldson has launched a major foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) awareness

Livestock General

06 MAY 2016
The real cost of dark cutting meat

The real cost of dark cutting meat

THE early stages of a three-year research project by CSIRO Food and Nutrition are estimating dark meat

Livestock General

04 MAY 2016
Dakang opt out of Kidman sale

Dakang opt out of Kidman sale

THE CHINESE consortium at the centre of a bid to acquire S. Kidman & Co has pulled out of the race.

Livestock General

04 MAY 2016
Cattle industry salutes young leaders

Cattle industry salutes young leaders

YOUNG beef producers passionate about their industry can now apply for Cattle Council's 2016 NAB Agribusiness

Livestock General

04 MAY 2016
Livestock auctions go online

Livestock auctions go online

There is a growing trend in 2016 for livestock auctions to supplement physical, onsite bidding with the

Livestock General

02 MAY 2016
Dairy app tests cattle condition

Dairy app tests cattle condition

A NEW app that tests the body condition of cattle is proving to be a morale booster for dairy farmers.

Livestock General

29 APR 2016
LambEx 2016 releases Albury program

LambEx 2016 releases Albury program

LambEx 2016 today released its program featuring a line-up of international and Australian speakers who

Livestock General

18 APR 2016
Steering clear of diseases contracted from animals

Steering clear of diseases contracted from animals

WORKING on a farm in Australia often means coming in to contact with animals, whether they be sheep,

Livestock General

18 APR 2016