Production

Better animal welfare helps drive productivity on Birrindudu

Having seen the positive impact administering pain relief has made to animal welfare on Heytesbury Cattle Co’s Birrindudu Station in the Northern Territory, Kylie Hutley now describes it as ‘the only way forward’ for the cattle industry…Read More

Beef Central, September 17, 2019

Plan summer water needs now

Agriculture Victoria is urging livestock producers to take steps to assess on-farm stock water  storage levels and make plans now for peak livestock demand periods over summer…Read More

Beef Central, September 17, 2019

Top MSA producers in New South Wales announced

Beef producers from throughout New South Wales have taken out the top awards at the 2019 Meat Standards Australia Excellence in Eating Quality Awards for the State, presented in Wagga Wagga last night…Read More

Beef Central, September 13, 2019

Leucaena drives another MSA win for Chinchilla beef producer + VIDEO

Aiming for the market specifications required to achieve Meat Standards Australia compliance is a motivating factor for Western Downs beef producer Kaylene Wonka in benchmarking her own business…Read More

Beef Central, September 11, 2019

Production systems key to Brownleigh Pastoral’s MSA success + VIDEO

A proven production system and breeding program are among the factors that see Brownleigh Pastoral Co consistently achieve high compliance rates to MSA specifications of 98.8 percent across 2017-2019…Read More

Beef Central, September 11, 2019

Downs producers top Queensland’s MSA performance awards

Grain and grassfed beef producers from across Queensland’s Darling Downs region have taken out the top awards at the 2019 Meat Standards Australia Excellence in Eating Quality Awards for the State, presented in Biloela last night…Read More

Beef Central, September 11, 2019

Romani Pastoral Co hosts producer tour during November’s Red Meat 2019 event

Red meat producers can visit Romani Pastoral Co’s beef production powerhouse, Windy Station near Quirindi when it hosts a digital property tour as part of MLA’s flagship industry event, Red Meat 2019 in November…Read More

Beef Central, September 10, 2019

Technology plays role in Florida research into calf mortality

Technology is playing a key role in a US livestock research project exploring reasons for calf loss in the sub-tropical Florida region – many of the lessons from which may have application for production systems in northern parts of Australia…Read More

Jon Condon, August 30, 2019

Webinar: How to reliably establish leucaena

join Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries Senior Agronomist Stuart Buck in this upcoming webinar, who will discuss the climate and soil requirements of leucaena together with the recommended practices to prepare, plant and establish the browse legume…Read More

Beef Central, August 29, 2019

Production costs key Pardoo challenge

The bold investment by Pardoo Beef Corporation to create an irrigated pasture oasis using groundwater to produce high value Wagyu cattle in the Pilbara has created considerable interest in recent years…Read More

James Nason, August 26, 2019

State finalists announced for 2019 MSA eating quality awards

State finalists in the 2019 Meat Standards Australia Excellence in Eating Quality Awards have been announced ahead of an awards presentation and forum session in each state during September and early October. ..Read More

Beef Central, August 26, 2019

Compound growth with grass and genetics

A northern cattle producer has likened the long-term pay-offs that can be achieved from investing in grass and genetics to the compound growth investors can earn from reinvesting dividends back into share portfolios…Read More

James Nason, August 22, 2019

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