A recent partnership between Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) and national café chain, The Coffee Club, has resulted in Australian beef taking centre stage in a reinvention of the Australian classic, the steak sandwich…Read MoreJames Nason, April 13, 2018
How will the arrival of e-commerce colossus Amazon affect the way red meat is sold in Australia?..Read MoreJames Nason, December 12, 2017
Sausage Kings National winners in photos
The humble sausage took centre stage in Hobart on Saturday night as independent butchers from across Australia gathered for the national finals of the ever-popular National Sausage Kings competition, convened by the Australian Meat Industry Council. Here are the winners and place-getters in pictures.
It’s not hard to find samples of Wagyu beef in better quality retail outlets today, but what sets Kobe’s Gourmet Butchery apart is that more than 30pc of its entire meat turnover is Wagyu beef.
Three Rural Funds Management directors have increased their individual share holdings in the listed rural property trust Rural Funds Group (RFF) as they continue to defend the company against claims by a US short seller that its stock is overvalued…Read MoreBeef Central, August 9, 2019
As the takeover of Ruralco by Landmark-owner Nutrien moves toward creating a rural merchandise retailing and wholesaling behemoth in Australia, Elders Limited has announced an acquisition move that will extend its own competitive footprint beyond rural retailing and into wholesaling as well…Read MoreBeef Central, July 15, 2019
Elders Limited says it expects to record a similar net profit after tax to last year in the vicinity of $61-$64 million for the 12 months to 30 September 2019, despite the challenges of widespread drought and flooding in northern Queensland…Read MoreBeef Central, March 15, 2019
Ruralco has today confirmed it has entered into an agreement with Nutrien Ltd, under which the Canadian agri-giant has agreed to acquire 100pc of Ruralco shares for a cash price of $4.40 per share…Read MoreBeef Central, February 27, 2019
Rural banks will be required to commence farm mediation processes as soon as loans become distressed, not as a ‘last measure’ before taking enforcement action, under a key recommendation from the Hayne Royal Commission into banking…Read MoreBeef Central, February 5, 2019