Report points to the importance of pigs

Report points to the importance of pigs

More than $400 million spent on grain to feed the sector

Livestock General

24 JANUARY 2018
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 JULY 2016
Pork CRC pushing Australian pork producers onto world stage

Pork CRC pushing Australian pork producers onto world stage

AUSTRALIAN pork producers are competitive with most of the European Union on cost and with Canada and...

Archive

01 FEBRUARY 2016
Pork CRC sow welfare breakthroughs

Pork CRC sow welfare breakthroughs

THE Pork CRC has just completed four years of its eight-year term under an agreement it has with the...

Archive

20 JULY 2015
Pig waste to be a farm favourite

Pig waste to be a farm favourite

MURDOCH University researchers are investigating whether the effluent from piggeries could be effectively...

Archive

01 MAY 2015
Great overseas opportunity for young vets

Great overseas opportunity for young vets

YOUNG veterinarians are being urged to apply for a lucrative travel and study award as a means to gain...

Livestock General

17 SEPTEMBER 2014
Pork plan for the future

Pork plan for the future

THE future of Aussie pork looks bright, following the release of Australian Pork's five-year strategic...

Livestock General

01 SEPTEMBER 2014
Maximising productivity, minimising environmental impact

Maximising productivity, minimising environmental impact

  More than half the nutrients fed to pigs are excreted. This is a problem for the pork industry in...

Agronomy

18 DECEMBER 2013
Mutton takes control of pork

Mutton takes control of pork

  DENNIS Mutton has succeeded John Keniry as chairman of the CRC for High Integrity Australian Pork...

Archive

02 DECEMBER 2013
#TellUsWhy continues to seek answers

#TellUsWhy continues to seek answers

THE Victorian Farmers' Federation social media campaign #TellUsWhy is continuing to have traction, with...

Archive

04 NOVEMBER 2013
Pork producers picking up productivity on production changes

Pork producers picking up productivity on production changes

ANIMAL welfare in farming is an important issue in Australia and, when it comes to pork, the phasing...

Archive

30 OCTOBER 2013
ACT legislation to prohibit factory farming

ACT legislation to prohibit factory farming

AUSTRALIAN Capital Territory Minister for Territory and Municipal Services Shane Rattenbury today presented...

Archive

20 SEPTEMBER 2013