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Framework to gauge responsible progress

The Australian Beef Sustainability Framework (ABSF) has just released its sixth annual update, showing how the Australian beef industry is performing in its quest to produce beef in a socially, environmentally and economically responsible manner. Pamela Lawson, Kondinin Group, looks at the key components of the ABSF and how it is being used to promote the Australian beef industry.

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 Beneficial beef: The ABSF aims to show how the Australian beef industry is producing beef in a socially, environmentally and economically responsible manner. Photo: Pamela Lawson.

Beneficial beef: The ABSF aims to show how the Australian beef industry is producing beef in a socially, environmentally and economically responsible manner. Photo: Pamela Lawson.

AT A GLANCE: The ABSF aims to quantify how the Australian beef industry is producing beef in an increasingly socially, environmentally and economically responsible manner.  The themes for indicators...

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