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03 December 2014
View news from Australia Success for Wagyu Genetic Discovery Programme
AUSTRALIA - A unique and innovative Australian developed genetic discovery program has generated highly significant results for Wagyu breeders and is set to impact the international Wagyu population....
02 December 2014
View news from Australia Vets Welcome New Biosecurity Bills
AUSTRALIA - The Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) has welcomed bills introduced into Parliament yesterday (1 December) which are set to strengthen disease control measures to better manage the risk of diseases entering and spreading in Australia....
24 November 2014
View news from Australia Mahogany Farm Cattle Combat Forest Fires
AUSTRALIA – Australia’s largest African mahogany plantation is being grazed by cattle to minimize forest fires....
View news from Australia Farmers Back Government Draft Report
AUSTRALIA – A government draft report set to “underpin” Australian competitiveness for the coming two decades has been welcomed by farmers....
20 November 2014
View news from Australia Western Australian Livestock Registration
AUSTRALIA - All owners of livestock within Western Australia must be registered and their stock identified in accordance with the relevant regulations. All beekeepers must also be registered and their hives identified. Forms are available to complete...
View news from Australia AACo Reduces Losses
AUSTRALIA - Australian beef processor AACo made a loss of A$13.6 million in the first six months of the current financial year....
14 November 2014
View news from Australia Australian Vets Call For Careful Use of Antibiotics
AUSTRALIAN – The seriousness of antibiotic resistance in animals leading to superbugs has been underlined by the Australian Veterinary Association....
04 November 2014
View news from Australia AACo’s Northern Beef Plant Begins Full Operations
AUSTRALIA - The Australian Agricultural Company Limited (AACo) has started full commercial operations at Livingstone Beef, its new northern beef processing plant south of Darwin....
31 October 2014
View news from Australia Weekly Australian Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - The following report is a collection of market summaries from the previous week across Australia's territories from analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
29 October 2014
View news from Australia Trade Agreements Deliver for the US Dairy Industry
US - Since the implementation of the Uruguay Round in 1995, which ushered in the World Trade Organization (WTO), U.S. dairy export value has risen nearly ten-fold to more than $6.7 billion, writes Jaime Castaneda, US Dairy Export Council....
28 October 2014
View news from Australia El Nino Outlook Neutral for Australia
AUSTRALIA – The chance of an El Nino is at 50 per cent, which is still double the normal likelihood, says the Bureau of Meteorology....
23 October 2014
View news from Australia Theileriosis Disease Discovered in Australian Cattle
AUSTRALIA - Biosecurity SA has identified the cattle disease Theileriosis in South Australia at a farm in the State’s south-east....
17 October 2014
View news from Australia Australian Cattle Prices Ease
AUSTRALIA – Cattle prices eased in Australia this week despite some major saleyards seeing lower throughput....
16 October 2014
View news from Australia Australians Train in Nepal For Foot and Mouth Preparation
AUSTRALIA – Government officials are being flown to Nepal for real-time training in recognising Foot and Mouth Disease as part of national preparatory measures....
03 October 2014
View news from Australia Australian Beef to US Rockets in September
AUSTRALIA – Beef shipments to the US broke monthly records in September by 3,000 tonnes as US consumers continue to demand lean manufacturing beef....
01 October 2014
View news from Australia Australia Exports Expected to Ease on Back of Strong Year
AUSTRALIA - The latest ABARES Agricultural Commodities report forecasts a 5.3 per cent decrease in total farm production in 2014-15....
26 September 2014
View news from Australia Weekly Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - The following report is a collection of market summaries from the previous week across Australia's territories from analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
18 September 2014
View news from Australia Drought and High Prices Keep Slaughter Figures High
AUSTRALIA - The past 12 to 18 months have been remarkable in terms of the number of sheep and cattle slaughtered - the result of the ongoing drought conditions in the north of the country and the strong sheep and lamb prices, according to Meat and Livestock...
15 September 2014
View news from Australia Australian Weekly Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - The following report is a collection of market summaries from the previous week across Australia's territories from analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
05 September 2014
View news from Australia Australian Weekly Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - The following report is a collection of market summaries from the previous week across Australia's territories from analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
25 August 2014
View news from Australia Dairy Farmers Go to Adelaide Cheese Maker
AUSTRALIA - A group of six South Australian dairy farmers from the Fleurieu Peninsula have turned their noses up at the major dairy companies and decided to supply direct to Adelaide cheese maker La Casa Del Formaggio....
View news from Australia New Wagyu Seedstock Sale
AUSTRALIA - In a move to provide a market-place for superior Wagyu genetics, the Australian Wagyu Association (AWA) has launched an online Wagyu Fullblood 100% International Sale to culminate at the 2014 Wagyu Conference at the Gold Coast on Sunday, 12...
22 August 2014
View news from Australia Australian Weekly Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - The following report is a collection of market summaries from the previous week across Australia's territories from analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
20 August 2014
View news from Australia Ryegrass Management at Heart of Tasmanian Ill-thrift
AUSTRALIA - A condition costing Tasmanian farmers over A$10 million each year could be linked to the island’s most widely used pasture grass....
15 August 2014
View news from Australia Australian Weekly Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - The following report is a collection of market summaries from the previous week across Australia's territories from analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
13 August 2014
View news from Australia Experts Meet to Solve Infectious Disease Challenges
AUSTRALIA - Many of Australia's leading animal and human infectious disease experts are joining forces this week to identify challenges that might benefit from greater collaboration across Australia's research institutions....
11 August 2014
View news from Australia Australia Counts the Cost of Russian Food Import Ban
AUSTRALIA - The Government is currently assessing the likely impact of the Russian Federation ban on imports of certain agricultural products, raw materials and foodstuffs from Australia....
08 August 2014
View news from Australia Weekly Australian Cattle Summary
AUSTRALIA - The following report is a collection of market summaries from the previous week across Australia's territories from analysts at Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)....
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