A CHANGE in the Australian lamb definition would enhance brand integrity, while giving farmers a signal to market lambs before incurring a discount, Sheepmeat Council of Australia councillor Michael Craig believes.
AUSTRALIA’S national sheep meat producer body is calling for non-executive director nominations as it transitions to a new company structure.
SHEEP producers and industry workers have less than two months to apply to attend the second round of Sheepmeat Industry Leadership program.
AUSTRALIAN sheep meat producers have insisted on the maintenance of live export animal welfare standards as the annual Festival of the Sacrifice or Eid al-Adha started across the Middle East today.
AUSTRALIAN sheep meat producers will soon be represented by a new body with a skills-based board offering engagement, financing and partnership opportunities, the Sheepmeat Council of Australia announced today.
REDEFINING Australian lamb is the first step in a comprehensive review of the meat and livestock specific language for sheep and lamb, according to the Sheepmeat Council of Australia.
AUSTRALIA’S leading sheep meat producer body will next week consider seeking a change to the AUS-MEAT lamb language to align with New Zealand’s definition, which includes lambs who have erupted their first permanent incisors.
SHEEP meat producers have a week to apply for industry governance scholarships being offered by the Sheepmeat Council of Australia and Meat & Livestock Australia.
AUSTRALIAN sheep meat leaders are reviewing strategies to manage a range of risks to the sector, including mulesing, before starting work on an industry-wide sustainability framework.
AUSTRALIA’S sheep meat producers have welcomed a new $14 million Meat & Livestock Australia contribution toward installation of DEXA objective measurement systems in red meat processing plants.