BeefConnect webinar Nov 6: How to manage leucaena once established

In this free webinar to be held on Wednesday November 6, DAF Senior Agronomist Stuart Buck will discuss the on-going management requirements of leucaena…Read More

Beef Central, October 24, 2019

Webinar: 10 AgTech events in Qld in November

Ten AgTech events in one month – find out more about each of the events that make Queensland the AgTech State in November in our free webinar to be held from 12:30pm on Tuesday Oct 22…Read More

Beef Central, October 16, 2019

Cattle producers size up agtech opportunities at EvokeAg

Several groups of North Queensland cattle producers travelled from one end of the country to the other last week to find out first-hand what is happening in the agtech space. What did they find?..Read More

Beef Central, February 24, 2020

EvokeAg speakers explore barriers to agtech uptake

Challenges surrounding the adoption of ag technologies by producers surfaced during discussion at a number of panel sessions held during Melbourne’s EvokeAg event this week…Read More

Jon Condon, February 20, 2020

Producers share red meat’s story in new on-farm videos

Red meat producers feature in a series of new on-farm videos designed to showcase the industry’s strong environmental, social and animal welfare credentials to consumers…Read More

Beef Central, February 20, 2020

EvokeAg 2020: Sparks as meat and plant protein share same stage

The hype around meat-substitutes and tensions between conventional and startup protein sources were in clear evidence on Day One of Agrifutures Australia’s EvokeAg 2020 agri-technology conference in Melbourne on Tuesday…Read More

James Nason, February 19, 2020

Traditional beef and plant based meat can co-exist, says burger king Jack Cowin

Burger King founder Jack Cowin told the EvokeAg conference in Melbourne this morning that the introduction of the chain’s first plant-based Rebel Whopper burger in September last year had introduced new customers to the chain, rather than taking business away from conventional beef options…Read More

Jon Condon, February 19, 2020

People on the Move: Appointments, retirements, achievements

Multiple staff movements at CPC | New feedlot manager for Mort & Co Grassdale | New GM hits the ground running at Stockco | MLA appoints Japan/Korea manager | Appointments start for Rocky’s Beef 2021 | Kimberley’s Yeeda beef plant appoints new CEO | Salute to popular and long-serving Elanco staffmember | Ex banker joins Colliers property team | New partner for specialist property agency | Meat processing technology company appoints MD | AgForce coordinator to reduce wild dog impacts..Read More

Jon Condon, February 19, 2020

EvokeAg: Elders MD pinpoints what agtech startups need to be talking about

Elders managing director and CEO Mark Allison has laid down a challenge to agtech innovators and marketers to focus on “what really matters”, and ensure their products address the key issues of productivity, profitability and sustainability…Read More

James Nason, February 18, 2020

Entries open for Ekka Wagyu competition  

Australian Wagyu producers will have the chance to stake their claim on more than $10,000 in prize money, with entries for the RNA’s 2020/21 Paddock to Palate Wagyu Challenge presented by JBS Australia now open…Read More

Beef Central, February 17, 2020

Ruling will force animal rights groups to reconsider covert surveillance tactics

A High Court judgment last week will have undoubted ramifications for the operation models of animal rights groups that rely heavily on illegally obtained video footage for their advertising campaigns, writes agribusiness lawyer Trent Thorne…Read More

Trent Thorne, McCullough Robertson, February 14, 2020

Opinion: Time for a global approach to beef advocacy?

As the leaders of the world’s major beef producing countries prepare to visit Australia later this year for the annual International Beef Alliance meeting, is it time for the beef industry to think globally in its proactive messaging to consumers?..Read More

James Nason, February 14, 2020

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