Research & Development

Aboriginal practices to be embedded in TAFE ag training

EMBEDDING Aboriginal traditional knowledge and practices into accredited agriculture TAFE training is expected to benefit future agricultural workers, according to the Victorian Government…Read More

Sheep Central, June 14, 2024

Beau to bring inspiration to address challenges at Ballarat

STRUGGLING sheep and cattle producers will get some timely support on overcoming challenges in their businesses from coach and disability advocate Beau Vernon during the BestWool/BestLamb and BetterBeef conferences in Ballarat next week…Read More

Sheep Central, June 12, 2024

Nominations called for annual SALRC excellence awards

NOMINATIONS have been called for the Southern Australia Livestock Research Council awards for excellence…Read More

Sheep Central, March 13, 2024

Nuffield calls for 2025 scholarship applications

FARMERS and agriculture industry professionals have been invited to grasp a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, with the opening of applications for the Nuffield Australia 2025 scholarships…Read More

Sheep Central, March 12, 2024

The search is on for a new MLA managing director

THE search is on for the next executive leader of Meat & Australia and candidates have about two weeks to get their applications in…Read More

Sheep Central, January 15, 2024

New members join Sheep Producers Australia policy council

SHEEP Producers Australia has welcomed new members to its policy council at its annual general meeting this week…Read More

Sheep Central, December 1, 2023

MLA managing director Jason Strong has resigned

MEAT and Livestock Australia managing director Jason Strong has resigned after nearly five years at the helm of the red meat industry’s research, development and marketing body…Read More

Sheep Central, November 30, 2023

Strategic policy specialist joins Sheep Producers Australia

STRATEGIC policy specialist Andrew Henderson has been elected to board of Sheep Producers Australia and Western Australian producer Bindi Murray has been reappointed…Read More

Sheep Central, November 30, 2023

First female chair for red meat processor R&D body

FLETCHER International Exports chief executive officer Melissa Fletcher has been elected as the first female chair of the Australian Meat Processor Corporation, the red meat processing sector’s research and development service delivery body…Read More

Jon Condon, November 28, 2023

New MLA directors elected at 2023 annual general meeting

A NEW director was elected to Meat & Livestock Australia’s board and a resolution to increase the aggregate amount of remuneration payable to directors was passed with the support of director proxy votes at the MLA annual general meeting in Bendigo last week…Read More

Sheep Central, November 27, 2023

Five new directors for meat processors’ R&D body AMPC

THE nation’s red meat processing research and development service provider – the Australian Meat Processor Corporation – has a new-look board after five new directors were appointed at the body’s annual general meeting this morning…Read More

Sheep Central, November 20, 2023

Carbon neutrality is goal of sheep supplement study

RESEARCH to define how methane-reducing supplements can be fed to sheep efficiently in paddocks is aimed at helping Australia’s flocks achieve carbon neutrality…Read More

Sheep Central, March 21, 2023

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