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Angus Australia and CSIRO announce beef cattle industry first ImmuneDEX breeding value

Angus Australia and the CSIRO partnered over a number of years to undertake research into genetic traits related to immune competence and resilience. (more…)...

Field Day to showcase ways to boost connectivity in remote areas
Field Day to showcase ways to boost connectivity in remote areas

Murchison House Station is one of the oldest pastoral stations in Western Australia, but at the upcoming Livestock Technology Field Day, owners Calum and Belinda Carruth...

Virbac Australia to present a series of cattle health sessions at 2019’s Gympie Show
Virbac Australia to present a series of cattle health sessions at 2019’s Gympie Show

The ever-popular Gympie Show is back – and in 2019, animal health company Virbac Australia will be part of the line-up as they present a series...

Veterinarian warns of post-flooding botulism risk for northern QLD
Veterinarian warns of post-flooding botulism risk for northern QLD

In the wake of Queensland’s recent flooding, a leading vet has flagged the heightened risk of botulism for northern cattle producers. (more…)...

Calling on landholders to take part in Q Fever surveillance project
Calling on landholders to take part in Q Fever surveillance project

Livestock producers are being urged to get involved in a Q fever surveillance project aimed at building a better understanding of the disease in both humans...

Water deficiency declared in the Shire of Ravensthorpe

WA Water Minister Dave Kelly has declared a water deficiency for Mount Short in the Shire of Ravensthorpe and announced government departments will cart water to...

Livestock SA seeks bipartisan commitment to rebuild the Dog Fence

Livestock SA is seeking a $25 million funding injection for the South Australian Dog Fence as a major piece of rural infrastructure contributing to the viability...

Farm Business Financial Management for dry seasons
Farm Business Financial Management for dry seasons

Farm business planning, risk management and financial literacy will be the focus at a series of two- day workshops being held across the Wimmera and Mallee...

Is drench resistance a problem on your farm?
Is drench resistance a problem on your farm?

Producers in and around Casterton are invited to an upcoming livestock health and biosecurity workshop focusing on the big issues in the region, such as on-farm...

New deal to reduce emissions and keep water affordable

Victoria’s water industry will lead Australia with a new renewable energy deal that will slash greenhouse gas emissions and keep Victorian water bills down. (more…)...

Biosecurity begins with people
Biosecurity begins with people

On-farm biosecurity has always been important, yet over the last few years its implementation has become far more visible. This serves the producer by keeping them...

Designing Behaviour Change Interventions for Invasive Animal Control: A Practical Guide
Designing Behaviour Change Interventions for Invasive Animal Control: A Practical Guide

Changing behaviour using effective interventions (more…)...