New funds to bolster Australia's livestock biosecurity systems

New funds to bolster Australia's livestock biosecurity systems

MEAT & Livestock Australia (MLA) has welcomed a $5.8 million Australian government grant to assist in...

Livestock General

20 JULY 2016
Concerns remain over backpacker tax

Concerns remain over backpacker tax

WITH the Coalition gaining enough seats to form government, the focus has come back to policies, including...

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13 JULY 2016
MLA's 2020 priorities target industry prosperity

MLA's 2020 priorities target industry prosperity

A MORE profitable, sustainable and globally competitive red meat and livestock industry will drive Meat...

Livestock General

27 JUNE 2016
Backpacker tax delay angers farmers

Backpacker tax delay angers farmers

FARMERS are seething after the federal government's decision to delay the backpacker tax pending a full...

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18 MAY 2016
Balance needed on backpacker position

Balance needed on backpacker position

IT'S just one of those situations that appear to divide those in and out of the know: why should we offer...

On-farm

13 MAY 2016
Morrison faces backpacker tax backlash

Morrison faces backpacker tax backlash

SCOTT Morrison's first federal budget has left farmers seething, after the Treasurer failed to act on...

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04 MAY 2016
Independent review measures MLA's value to industry

Independent review measures MLA's value to industry

AN INDEPENDENT performance review has found that Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) is delivering a return...

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20 APRIL 2016
Farmers meet ministers in backpacker tax review

Farmers meet ministers in backpacker tax review

REPRESENTATIVES of the National Farmers' Federation met with key Australian government Ministers in Sydney...

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23 MARCH 2016
Backpacker tax review a win for farmers

Backpacker tax review a win for farmers

FARMERS have welcomed a review of the controversial backpacker tax, following a massive social media...

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18 MARCH 2016
Promoting the attributes of Australia's forest industry

Promoting the attributes of Australia's forest industry

PARLIAMENTARY secretary to the Minister for Agriculture Senator Richard Colbeck today opened the Australia...

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15 APRIL 2015
High end India talks put FTA on table

High end India talks put FTA on table

SENIOR government officials and Australian business leaders have returned from India after promoting...

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23 JANUARY 2015
Livestock SA welcomes new president

Livestock SA welcomes new president

ORROROO livestock and wool producer Geoff Power will step into the role of president of Livestock SA,...

Livestock General

15 DECEMBER 2014