Farmer pleads guilty to animal cruelty charges

Agriculture Victoria officers attended a Jancourt East property in February 2020 and observed a steer that was suffering from an eye cancer growth, 14 cm in diameter, with no evidence of any veterinary treatment provided…Read More

Guest Author, 14/10/2021

Aus beef industry leads march to net zero

The Australian beef cattle industry is calling on the wider economy to follow its lead in setting net-zero climate targets and using the best available science to achieve them…Read More

Guest Author, 12/10/2021

Quad bikes must be fitted with protection devices from Oct 11

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission says the safety of most new or imported second-hand quad bikes sold in Australia will be substantially improved from 11 October as a result of increased safety features and improved design standards…Read More

Beef Central, 05/10/2021

CSIRO accused of packing anti-meat punch in digital lunch

A CSIRO initiative launched today which encourages children to substitute meat products for vegan alternatives has sparked claims the tax-payer funded agency is pushing an anti-meat agenda…Read More

Beef Central, 20/08/2021

Flash droughts: A ‘new’ climate crisis

University of Southern Queensland and Bureau of Meteorology are working to understand the climate phenomenon where normal conditions rapidly intensify into drought events…Read More

Guest Author, 09/08/2021

Weekly kill: Slaughter cattle grids surge deeper into record territory

Slaughter cattle direct consignment price grids have surged deeper into record territory this week, driven by a rise in international beef demand in some countries as COVID confidence grows, at a time when mid-winter supply becomes chronically tight across large parts of eastern Australia…Read More

Jon Condon, 14/07/2021

Aus farmers leading way in reducing emissions on farm: Crawford Fund

Farmers in Australia are leading the charge in reducing emissions on-farm, based on sound science, and are demonstrating a way forward for policy makers to assist in achieving their objectives…Read More

Beef Central, 23/03/2021

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from the Beef Central team

THE Beef Central, Sheep Central and Grain Central teams will be taking a short publishing break, and we take this opportunity to wish all of our valued readers and advertisers a safe, happy and relaxing Christmas/New Year period. ..Read More

Beef Central, 18/12/2020

Farm deaths and injuries continue to take heavy toll

Australia recorded 33 on-farm fatalities in the six months to June and 71 non-fatal on-farm injury events, according to AgriFutures Australia’s latest farm safety report…Read More

Beef Central, 14/09/2020

One week left to apply for seats on MLA Board Selection Committee

Candidates nominating to stand for three producer representative positions on the MLA Board Selection Committee at this year’s Annual General Meeting to be held on 19 November 2020 have one week left to apply. 
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Beef Central, 10/09/2020

Parthenium under control at 15 sites in NSW

The NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) has praised the actions of landholders and council weeds officers in detecting parthenium weed with the latest finds in Tamworth, Bendemeer, Blandford, Boggabri, the Kamilaroi Highway and Gunningbland near Parkes…Read More

Beef Central, 01/06/2020

ICMJ goes digital as coronavirus cancels conferences

Australia’s Intercollegiate Meat Judging Association (ICMJ) is investigating new digital delivery methods for meat science training and career networking after COVID-19 (coronavirus) forced the cancellation of its annual conferences…Read More

Beef Central, 16/04/2020

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