Pasture dieback options on show at Qld field day 

Producers can learn how to better identify the risk of pasture dieback at a field day in Boonah on Friday, 2 June…Read More

Beef Central, 25/05/2023

Exclusive AI breeding could boost Australian beef production

There’s potential for Australian beef producers to accelerate the genetic improvement of their herds and boost production by breeding exclusively with artificial insemination (AI) and embryo transfer (ET) systems…Read More

Beef Central, 15/05/2023

New Cattle Disease Guide launched for South Australian producers

A new guide has been launched to help South Australian cattle producers take action when faced with common cattle diseases and conditions…Read More

Beef Central, 09/05/2023

Focus on phosphorus still paying off for northern beef industry

VITAL research into phosphorus management in the 1980s and 1990s is still paying off for the region’s beef producers. Since it was established in 1993, the North Australia Beef Research..Read More

Beef Central, 08/05/2023

Farmer feedback sought to improve far safety

The Victorian Farmers Federation’s Making our Farms Safer Project (VFF MOFS) is calling for farmer feedback to gauge the impact of the ‘Making our Farm Families Safer’ campaign, which aims to improve the safety of children on farms…Read More

Beef Central, 01/05/2023

Cluster fence expansion poses opportunities for threatened fauna

Vast tracts of exclusion fencing for wild dogs across northern Australia are providing opportunities for the recovery of threatened fauna on rangeland grazing properties…Read More

Kim Woods, 21/04/2023

Smart ear tag delivers pasture feed intake breakthrough

The amount of pasture consumed by individual grazing animals can now be estimated accurately, smart ear tag manufacturer Ceres Tag has announced, enabling accelerated selection of higher performing animals on a range of economically and environmentally important traits…Read More

Beef Central, 20/04/2023

Dung sampling predicts diet quality for better herd and land management

Using Near Infra-red Reflectance Spectroscopy (NIRS) to analyse dung towards the end of the pasture growing season provides a quick, cheap and reliable prediction of your herd’s diet quality…Read More

Beef Central, 19/04/2023

Awards for excellence in Southern Australian livestock industries now open

The Southern Australia Livestock Research Council (SALRC) has announced the call for nominations for the 2023 Awards for Excellence in Southern Australian Livestock Industries…Read More

Beef Central, 31/03/2023

Producer Demonstration Site applications open for 2023/2024

Funding applications are now open for cattle and sheep producers throughout Australia who are interested in running local projects to demonstrate on-farm benefits of research and development findings…Read More

Beef Central, 30/03/2023

International factors kept diesel prices significantly higher than petrol prices

Petrol prices increased slightly and diesel prices remained significantly higher than petrol prices in the December quarter 2022, according to the ACCC’s latest quarterly petrol monitoring report…Read More

Beef Central, 24/03/2023

Lifting beef production in Fitzroy Basin through best practice predator management  

The Barfield Road Producer Group aims to demonstrate improved calf survival and productivity gains in beef enterprises through the delivery of best practice wild dog management…Read More

Kim Woods, 27/02/2023

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