Flock rebuild confirmed by survey

An industry survey says there are 40.7 million breeding ewes in Australia.

23 DEC 2020

Sheep

Flock rebuild confirmed by survey
Flock rebuild confirmed by survey
Flock rebuild confirmed by survey
Flock rebuild confirmed by survey

Electronic sheep tags to remain affordable

The duty on sheep and goat sales in Victoria is set to rise but NLIS tags will still be affordable.

21 DEC 2020

Sheep

Electronic sheep tags to remain affordable
Electronic sheep tags to remain affordable
Electronic sheep tags to remain affordable

Bloat risk increases as seasonal conditions improve

Bloat can be an issue for stock grazing lush pastures which include legumes.

16 DEC 2020

Sheep

Bloat risk increases as seasonal conditions improve
Bloat risk increases as seasonal conditions improve

Shearing sheds inspected

Shearing sheds have been inspected for Kondinin Group's January 2021 Research Report.

11 DEC 2020

Sheep

Shearing sheds inspected

Tips for grazing sheep on stubble

MLA and AWI have developed a guide for grazing sheep on stubbles.

09 DEC 2020

Sheep

Tips for grazing sheep on stubble
Tips for grazing sheep on stubble

New best practice guide for shearing sheds

There's a new guide to help improve shearing shed safety.

04 DEC 2020

Sheep

New best practice guide for shearing sheds
New best practice guide for shearing sheds

New research survey targets bloat in cattle

Growing concerns for bloat in cattle sparks new research survey.

13 JAN 2021

Beef

New research survey targets bloat in cattle
New research survey targets bloat in cattle
New research survey targets bloat in cattle
New research survey targets bloat in cattle

Ag Force announces Young Producers Council and board members

Young Producers Council launched.

20 NOV 2020

Beef

Ag Force announces Young Producers Council and board members
Ag Force announces Young Producers Council and board members
Ag Force announces Young Producers Council and board members

Change of guard at Cattle Council

The Cattle Council of Australia has a new president.

20 NOV 2020

Beef

Change of guard at Cattle Council

Major meatworks development to start soon

Thomas Foods International will start work on its new meat works in SA soon.

16 NOV 2020

Beef

Major meatworks development to start soon
Major meatworks development to start soon

Proposals sought for red meat technology investment

MLA is looking for proposals to fund digital technology development in the red meat industry.

28 OCT 2020

Beef

Proposals sought for red meat technology investment
Proposals sought for red meat technology investment

Plan now for best on-farm water management

Agriculture Victoria is asking livestock producers to consider their stock water requirements.

Plan now for best on-farm water management
Plan now for best on-farm water management
Plan now for best on-farm water management
Plan now for best on-farm water management

New smart tag ticks the boxes

Lifetime use tags could improve cattle production efficiency.

New smart tag ticks the boxes
New smart tag ticks the boxes
New smart tag ticks the boxes

Dislike for fencing inspires design

New fencing concept could be a big time saver.

Dislike for fencing inspires design
Dislike for fencing inspires design

Report on heat stress open for comment

The draft report aims to develop a new approach to heat stress.

Report on heat stress open for comment

Smart tongue can help with detection

The CSIRO has developed an artificial tongue to help with the detection of lactose.

Smart tongue can help with detection
Smart tongue can help with detection

New app delivers daily sheep and cattle pricing

Easy access day-to-day livestock prices from across the country.

New app delivers daily sheep and cattle pricing
New app delivers daily sheep and cattle pricing

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October national pasture insights map

Green biomass maps are a key part of a new approach to evaluating pasture growth around Australia.

23 OCT 2020

Pastures

October national pasture insights map
October national pasture insights map
October national pasture insights map
October national pasture insights map

Pasture dieback information hub launched

MLA has announced a new on-line hub for pasture dieback information.

07 OCT 2020

Pastures

Pasture dieback information hub launched
Pasture dieback information hub launched
Pasture dieback information hub launched

September national pasture insights map

Green biomass maps are a key part of a new approach to evaluating pasture growth around Australia.

23 SEP 2020

Pastures

September national pasture insights map

Pasture insights provided from grazing-specific green biomass maps

Green biomass maps are a key part of a new approach to evaluating pasture growth around Australia.

26 AUG 2020

Pastures

Pasture insights provided from grazing-specific green biomass maps
Pasture insights provided from grazing-specific green biomass maps

Red-legged earth mites causing concern in Victoria

Autumn weather conditions can be ideal for red-legged earth mites.

18 MAY 2020

Pastures

Red-legged earth mites causing concern in Victoria
Red-legged earth mites causing concern in Victoria

Increased risk of red leaf syndrome in pastures this autumn

A warning has been issued in WA for red leaf syndrome.

04 MAY 2020

Pastures

Increased risk of red leaf syndrome in pastures this autumn
Increased risk of red leaf syndrome in pastures this autumn