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Opinion: Activist tactics being used to discredit livestock scientists

This opinion piece was put together by the authors of the Dublin Declaration, a document signed by more than 1000 scientists recognising the essential role of meat, in response to a series of campaigns aiming to discredit their cause…Read More

Threats to animal agriculture are serious, warns European professor + VIDEO

A prominent European food scientist says the influence of meat industry opponents should not be underestimated, with “flawed” scientific journals driving a series of anti-meat policies…Read More

Concerns cattle industry environmental message is falling on deaf ears

As the Federal Government and corporations aim to fulfil their ambitious environmental commitments, concerns have been raised about some recent proposals being put forward for the agricultural industry…Read More

Chris Howie: One cattle market, many thoughts

Regular market commentator and RMA CEO Chris Howie offers his best guess on where we are currently sitting in cattle and sheep market cycles. ..Read More

‘To be frank and politically correct at the same time is difficult.. so I will be frank’

The chair of a United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation sub-committee has delivered an impassioned defence of livestock at a UN Food Systems Summit event this week, while calling out interest groups for attempting to sideline the importance of meat in UN food policy setting recommendations…Read More

Australian beef key to cutting global hunger and carbon: Cattle Australia

An international study has further highlighted the crucial role Australia’s beef industry will play in addressing both the world’s food security and climate challenges…Read More

More than 1000 scientists sign Dublin Declaration

An article in the Nature Food journal published this week highlights the crucial societal role that meat and other animal source foods will continue to play in our foreseeable future…Read More

Farmer-led political party emerges in Ireland to fight against current emissions policies

A farmer-led political movement appears to be in full swing in Europe as a group of Irish farmers form a party to contest the country’s next local elections in 2024…Read More

Leading cell-based meat expert speaks on recent study on its environmental impact

A fresh study on the environmental impacts of lab-grown meat has led an internationally recognised expert on the future of cell-based protein, Professor Paul Wood, AO, to confirm the economics of producing lab-grown meat at scale “just won’t work” and will be less sustainable than traditional red meat production systems…Read More

Cattle Australia director spotlight: James Bowie   

Cattle Australia director James Bowie on why he stood for national representation, what he sees as key issues confronting Australian cattle producers and his thoughts on where the future of the Australian beef cattle industry currently stands. ..Read More

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