Wild Dog and Pest Control

AHA rejects claims it wants to muzzle working dog use

Media reports suggesting Animal Health Australia wants to see working dog use restricted and farmers jailed for cruelty to livestock have been branded as inaccurate by the organisation. ..Read More

Beef Central, April 2, 2013

Feedback sought from NSW landholders with pest animal issues

NEW South Wales’ Local Land Services wants feedback from landholders with pest animal problems…Read More

Beef Central, February 3, 2017

Producers urged to join Phosphorus Challenge

Northern beef producers have a fortnight remaining to sign up for Meat & Livestock Australia’s 2020 Phosphorus Challenge. The Challenge not only provides participating producers with insights about the P status of their mobs, but also helps build a fuller picture of the P status of northern herds and demonstrate the benefits of testing and P supplementation…Read More

Beef Central, February 7, 2020

Pioneering project allows smaller graziers to earn carbon credits for first time

Carbon project developer, Natural Carbon is partnering with cattle station operator, Paraway Pastoral Co and carbon market specialists Corporate Carbon, on a national ‘herd aggregation’ project – giving smaller graziers a first opportunity to participate in the Australian carbon market…Read More

Beef Central, January 30, 2020

Business EDGE training now covers Australia

Red meat producers across Australia have the opportunity to grow their business skills and financial understanding with MLA’s popular Business EDGE workshop available nationally in 2020…Read More

Beef Central, January 30, 2020

Global tour underscores beef profitability imperatives

The beef industry in north west Queensland (NWQ) faces serious challenges to its prosperity unless a greater emphasis is placed on basic business principles, intellectual capital, environmental sustainability and global markets…Read More

Beef Central, January 14, 2020

Common mistakes limiting value of exclusion fences: veteran contractor

A veteran fencing contractor says the return of netting fencing is revitalising production options in inland areas, but warns that in some cases poor construction and inadequate maintenance standards may be limiting the potential benefits…Read More

James Nason, December 19, 2019

Be alert for blue-green algae in farm water supplies over summer

Current seasonal conditions across much of eastern Australia remain favourable for blue-green algae to thrive in farm water supplies over summer, and livestock owners are reminded that they need to remain alert, as blue-green algae can result in poisoning of livestock…Read More

Beef Central, December 19, 2019

Applications open for funding to combat feral animals and weeds

Applications for $10 million dollars in pest and weed funding open today, with 183 councils eligible to apply for project funding in the latest round…Read More

Beef Central, December 19, 2019

ABARES analyses effects of drought and climate variability on Australian farms

An observed shift to hotter and drier conditions over the period 2000 to 2019, relative to the period 1950 to 1999, has had a negative effect on the profits of Australian cropping and livestock farms, according to ABARES’ latest Insights report…Read More

Beef Central, December 18, 2019

New risk management tool for cattle producers

Livestock producers will have an additional tool with which to manage the biosecurity or food safety risk that can come with buying and selling animals…Read More

Beef Central, December 17, 2019

Cattle productivity webinars to focus on injectable trace minerals

Upcoming webinars will focus on recent advances in trace mineral research which have delivered productivity benefits from the use of injectable trace minerals in cattle…Read More

Beef Central, December 4, 2019

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