Research & Development

Latest sheep and goat research insights at MeatUp forums

SHEEP, goat and beef producers will get the latest regionally relevant insights from research, development and adoption (RD&A) programs funded by Meat & Livestock Australia at upcoming MeatUp forums.  ..Read More

Sheep Central, May 24, 2021

Most sheep producers to rebuild flocks without buying ewes

MOST Australian sheep producers intend to maintain or increase their breeding ewe flock without buying in over the next 12 months, a recent survey has indicated…Read More

Sheep Central, April 14, 2021

South Australian releases plan to grow flock size and value to 2030

SOUTH Australia’s sheep meat and wool industry will need to increase the state flock by 13 percent to 12 million sheep by 2030 to achieve the goal of the updated South Australian Sheep Industry Blueprint launched last Friday…Read More

Sheep Central, March 8, 2021

MLA allows livestock producers to take stock of its research projects

AUSTRALIA’S sheep, goat and beef producers can review Meat & Livestock Australia’s range of completed and in-progress research, development and adoption projects via a new online resource…Read More

Sheep Central, February 17, 2021

Lambpro breeding manager wins Zanda McDonald Award

LAMBPRO breeding manager and aspiring farm owner Rozzie O’Reilly has won the prestigious Zanda McDonald Award…Read More

Sheep Central, February 12, 2021

MeatUp forums to deliver sheep and goat meat insights

SHEEP and goat meat marketing, strategic industry and breeding insights will be shared in a series of MeatUp forums set to start in South Australia and New South Wales next month…Read More

Sheep Central, February 5, 2021

MLA forecasts sheep flock to increase to 67.3 million

AUSTRALIA’S sheep flock is predicted to increase by 5 percent to 67.3 million this year as producers retain ewes and ewe lambs, Meat & Livestock Australia has predicted…Read More

Sheep Central, February 1, 2021

MLA/AWI wool and sheep meat survey is on the way

AUSTRALIA’S sheep producers have been urged to look out for the annual wool and sheep meat survey in their ‘snail mail’…Read More

Sheep Central, February 1, 2021

Kiwis show up Aussies with impressive lamb marking results

A COMPARISON of New Zealand’s latest lamb performance figures with Australian data indicates there is still huge potential for improved lamb survival in this country…Read More

Sheep Central, December 14, 2020

Could you use a snake bite vaccine for your working dog?

A LEADER in the development of snake antivenom believes a protective vaccine for dogs and cats could be developed using proven science and new COVID-19 inspired methods…Read More

Terry Sim, December 7, 2020

MLA’s Sheep Genetics Advisory Committee needs you

MEAT & Livestock Australia is looking for two new members for its Sheep Genetics Advisory Committee…Read More

Sheep Central, November 27, 2020

Sam and Andrew are back for more MLA sheep and lamb action

SAM Kekovich’s return and the re-election of South Australian sheep producer Andrew Michael were among the sheepy highlights at the Meat & Livestock Australia annual general meeting yesterday…Read More

Terry Sim, November 20, 2020

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