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Passion and involvement drive beef production

A BEEF-PRODUCING family from central Queensland are being lauded as role models in the industry, leading the way in farm productivity, innovation, biosecurity, environmental sustainability and leadership. Pamela Lawson looks at the many and varied ways the Price family are striving for better economic, social and environmental outcomes in agriculture.

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 Looking forward: The Price family from central Queensland are industry leaders in improving economic, social and environmental outcomes in agriculture. Photos: Brigid Price.

Looking forward: The Price family from central Queensland are industry leaders in improving economic, social and environmental outcomes in agriculture. Photos: Brigid Price.

  Brigid and Owen Price are passionate about using industry best practice beef production systems to boost productivity and profits and reduce their environmental footprint for future generations....

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A growing series of reports, each focused on a key discussion point for the farming sector, brought to you by the Farming Ahead team.

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