Lamb Processing

Will 2021 be the year for lamb payments on IMF and meat yield?

NEW South Wales lamb processor Gundagai Meat Processors could be paying producers on a lean meat yield basis for lambs that meet a minimum intramuscular fat threshold by next year,..Read More

Terry Sim, June 24, 2020

Thomas Foods International buys 50pc stake in Frew Group

SOUTH Australian-based meat processor Thomas Foods International has bought a 50 percent stake in Victoria smallstock operator Frew Group…Read More

Sheep Central, May 28, 2020

Cedar Meats to resume livestock processing tomorrow

WEST Melbourne sheep, goat and calf processor Cedar Meats will resume livestock processing tomorrow, about four weeks after it was closed due to a COVID-19 outbreak…Read More

Terry Sim, May 27, 2020

Cedar Meats COVID-19 cases pause, managers back tracing app

MANAGERS at west Melbourne meatworks Cedar Meats have downloaded Australia’s COVIDSafe app as the company battles to recover from its seven week-long coronavirus outbreak…Read More

Terry Sim, May 25, 2020

Cedar Meats full re-start off as COVID-19 cases rise to 90

MELBOURNE lamb, mutton and veal processor Cedar Meats has said it will not re-commence full production next Monday as planned, as the COVID-19 cases connected with it rose to 90 today…Read More

Terry Sim, May 15, 2020

Littleproud calls for co-operation to limit abattoir COVID-19 spread

CO-OPERATION and collaboration was the best way to ensure more COVID-19 outbreaks did not occur in Australia’s meat processing sector, Federal Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud said today…Read More

Terry Sim, May 8, 2020

New lamb eating quality measurements to be outlined in webinar

NEW technologies to measure the eating quality of lamb and beef will be outlined next week in the first of a series of webinars by the Intercollegiate Meat Judging Association…Read More

Sheep Central, May 8, 2020

Cedar Meats livestock buyers to resume next week

VICTORIAN sheep, goat and veal meatworks Cedar Meats anticipates resuming livestock buying next week, despite the COVID-cluster connected to the business growing by 13 cases to 62 in the last 24 hours…Read More

Terry Sim, May 7, 2020

Top Australian intercollegiate lamb judge sees big US potential

AUSTRALIA’S top performing intercollegiate lamb meat judge sees potential for increased high quality exports to the United States…Read More

Sheep Central, May 4, 2020

First COVID-19 cluster confirmed in Victorian meat processing plant

VICTORIAN Health Minister Jenny Mikakos has reported Australia’s first COVID-19 outbreak in a meat processing plant…Read More

Terry Sim, May 2, 2020

TFI to start national sheep and beef assurance push

MAJOR red meat exporter Thomas Foods International will undertake roadshows throughout South Australia next month in the first step to increase its national throughput of assured sheep meat and beef…Read More

Sheep Central, February 5, 2020

AMG completes deal to purchase Cootamundra abattoir

VETERAN meat processor Joe Catalfamo’s Australian Meat Group has confirmed its purchase of the mothballed Cootamundra beef and sheep meat abattoir on the New South Wales south-west slopes…Read More

Jon Condon, January 22, 2020

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