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Sheep Producers Australia to start its search for CEO
Sheep Producers Australia to start its search for CEO

The Board of Sheep Producers Australia will start its search for a Chief Executive Officer to lead the recently formed organisation as it represents the interests...

Beef industry pushing another record
Beef industry pushing another record

Beef producers are outperforming other industries in adding to Farm Management Deposits (FMDs), with the national balance expected to break another record this financial year. (more…)...

JBS affirms position as leading branded beef marketer
JBS affirms position as leading branded beef marketer

JBS Australia has affirmed itself as the branded beef producer in Australia taking out a hat trick of gold medals and a champion ribbon at the...

Calving and knowing when to call the vet
Calving and knowing when to call the vet

An obstructed labour (dystocia) is one of the most common emergency cases in production animals. (more…)...

US veterinarian returns to Australia to showcase the latest research in cattle-related trace mineral science
US veterinarian returns to Australia to showcase the latest research in cattle-related trace mineral science

Following the success of his previous visit, one of the USA’s leading cattle veterinarians, Dr Bob Gentry is set to touch down in Australia again, on...

Online safety induction launched for livestock producers
Online safety induction launched for livestock producers

A partnership of livestock and online learning businesses have teamed up to launch an online safety induction created specifically for livestock producers. (more…)...

Weighing up pork production priorities
Weighing up pork production priorities

Addressing pork producers in Western Australia at WAPPA’s annual Pig Day Out, Pork CRC CEO Roger Campbell said increasing carcase weight was perhaps the greatest opportunity...

Sheep export changes welcomed by peak producer body
Sheep export changes welcomed by peak producer body

Sheep Producers Australia has welcomed moves by Australian livestock exporters to bring cultural change to their industry and improve animal welfare outcomes, in line with the...

Livestock bring high gains to low rainfall farming systems
Livestock bring high gains to low rainfall farming systems

A nine-year study of the impact of livestock on paddock health and farm productivity in a low rainfall environment has revealed that grazing generates multiple benefits...

New drench resistance test trial begins
New drench resistance test trial begins

A trial testing different drench resistance test methods is currently under way. Funded by AWI and conducted by Dawbuts, the free trial is now calling for...

Live exports
Live exports

Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud has made three announcements following the airing of vision from voyages transporting live sheep to the Middle East in 2017. (more…)...

Statement on live exports footage
Statement on live exports footage

Animals Australia footage of sheep aboard a live export vessel shows conditions that are deplorable and unacceptable. (more…)...