Category Archives: Livestock News

MLA renews and bolsters commitment to sheep genetics

Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) has bolstered its commitment to improve productivity across the sheep industry through genetics with the endorsement of a new Sheep Genetics Business Plan. Sheep Genetics is a highly successful service provider to the sheep industry delivering world-class genetic evaluation services designed to grow profitability for producers and the broader industry.…
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Merino lifetime productivity project with opportunities

The CSIRO Chiswick Field Station near Armidale in Northern NSW has been announced as the successful candidate site to host the 4th Merino Lifetime Performance (MLP) project flock, following a national expression of interest process. The AWI-funded MLP project is a $4m, 10-year partnership between AWI, the Australian Merino Sire Evaluation Association, and participating stud…
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