Lamb record broken again
Bendigo Livestock Exchange has seen its lamb price record broken again, with the previous record being set only the week before.
Australia’s red meat industry is set to benefit from the establishment of the world’s first beef boning automation research and development room, as the industry looks to reduce processing costs and increase boning room yield efficiency.
The Red Meat Advisory Council has released a white paper its says will revolutionise the sector and establish a powerful organising force for red meat in Australia.
Australian Livestock & Property Agents Association chief executive officer Andy Madigan has resigned from the role.
An updated guide to help producers, agents, buyers and transporters decide if an animal is fit to be loaded for transport by road or rail has been released by Meat & Livestock Australia.
Lamb prices continue to go from strength to strength, with the Bendigo record broken at the first sale of the new financial year.
Four cases of non-compliance with Australian welfare standards for live animal exports have been identified in a government report released on June 21.
Ram breeders will now be able to list their sale catalogues on RamSelect free of charge, with changes to the systems business model in time for the upcoming ram sale season.
Hooper Farms has eliminated antibiotic use in its calf shed after introducing a potent new probiotic range to its operation.
Providing calves with consistent feed on a day-to-day basis is the reason the Bryants run a fortified milk program on their calves.
As many as half of China’s breeding pigs have either died from African swine fever or been slaughtered because of the spreading disease, twice as many as officially acknowledged, according to four people who supply large farms.
Genetics play a large factor in determining the temperament of sheep and how they react to stress, a study carried out by the University of Western Australia has found.
Secret video footage showing workers at a Victorian poultry farm kicking, throwing and abusing hens has prompted an animal cruelty outcry.
New animal welfare signage reminding producers, agents and transporters that livestock must be ‘‘fit for transport’’ will soon be in place at all Victorian saleyards and livestock scales.
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