FMD spreads to Bali

The risk of foot-and-mouth disease reaching Australian shores has increased with confirmation the outbreak in Indonesia has reached the tourist hotspot of Bali…Read More

James Nason, 04/07/2022

Mort & Co secures 50pc share in Warwick’s Yarranbrook feedlot

Toowoomba-based vertically integrated grainfed beef producer Mort & Co has taken a 50pc share in the 18,000 head Yarranbrook feedlot at Inglewood on the NSW/QLD border. The deal ends more than 35 years of operations and ownership of Yarranbrook by members of the Hart family..Read More

Beef Central, 04/07/2022

Angus bull breeding a new focus for retired processing executive, Warren Stiff

Former export meat processing executive Warren Stiff, who retired as chief executive of John Dee near Warwick last week after 30 years, is embracing his latest industry passion: breeding Angus herd bulls…Read More

Jon Condon, 04/07/2022

Australian firm appointed to Murdoch’s US$200m ranch

The developer behind a landmark soil carbon deal with Microsoft has been appointed asset manager for a US$200 million Montana ranch, which was purchased by media tycoon Rupert Murdoch earlier this year…Read More

Eric Barker, 04/07/2022

Uncertainty and buyer resistance push online market sharply lower   

The AuctionsPlus young cattle market dropped further this week, as online prices took the largest coordinated step back in several months, as uncertainty and buyer resistance took hold. While overall offerings slipped 2pc to 18,779 head, 70pc of the main reporting categories finished lower, with clearance rates subdued for most segments of the market…Read More

Beef Central, 03/07/2022

Applications open for Darwin shipboard stockperson training course

The Young Livestock Exporters Network is calling for applications for positions on the next LiveCorp Shipboard Stockperson Training Course, which will be the first to be held in Darwin…Read More

Beef Central, 04/07/2022

Victoria River Research Station Beefup Forum – 26-27 July

A BEEFUP Forum has been announced for the Northern Territory over two days on 26 – 27 July at the Victoria River Research Station. ..Read More

Beef Central, 04/07/2022

France bans use of terms like ‘steak’ and ‘sausage’ to describe vegetarian products

France is about to enact a ban on the use of terms like steak and sausage when describing plant-based animal protein alternatives…Read More

Beef Central, 04/07/2022

People on the Move: Appointments, retirements, achievements

‘Mingles’ tackles new role at Thomas Foods International | Processor John Dee’s CEO departs | AA Co feedlot manager heads west | New president, faces on CCA board | Cattle Council thanks outgoing president, Markus Rathsmann | New Innovation management role for soil carbon developer..Read More

Jon Condon, 01/07/2022

Federal Govt launches carbon farming review

The newly elected Federal Government has taken the 10th anniversary of Australia’s carbon market to announce a review of some of the controversial methods used to generate credits…Read More

Eric Barker, 01/07/2022

Air Beef: When the Kimberley cattle industry took flight

The “Air Beef” scheme which operated in the Kimberley from the late 1940s through to the early 1960s gave new meaning to the term “flying cattle class”…Read More

James Nason, 01/07/2022

S2 Ep 19: Working dog legend, Frank Finger

The Weekly Grill podcast host Kerry Lonergan this week turns up the heat on Central Queensland working dog legend, Frank Finger, fresh from his appearances on ABC TV’s Working Dogs series…Read More

Jon Condon, 01/07/2022

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