Director search for new Sheep Producers Australia body begins

Sheep Central, 13 September 2017

AUSTRALIA’S national sheep meat producer body is calling for non-executive director nominations as it transitions to a new company structure.

Ewe forums helping lamb industry reach lean meat yield and MSA goals

Sheep Central, 22 August 2017

LEADING sheep meat scientists are outlining the latest eating quality research at It’s Ewe Time forums in Western Australia and Victoria this month.

Victoria’s mandatory sheep and goat EID roll-out to get federal funds boost

Terry Sim, 16 August 2017

DATA-DRIVEN value adding and innovation in Victoria’s sheep and goat meat supply chain will be developed through a unique agreement between the state and Meat & Livestock Australia’s Donor Company.

Sheep meat, goat and beef production falling as chicken and pork lifts

Sheep Central, 16 August 2017

AUSTRALIAN sheep, goat meat and beef production has collectively declined for the second consecutive year, while chicken and pork volumes have grown in the past 12 months, Meat and Livestock Australia has reported.

Producer reps sought for MLA board selection committee

Sheep Central, 26 July 2017

CANDIDATES are being sought to fill three producer representative positions to the Meat & Livestock Australia board selection committee at this year’s annual general meeting in November at Alice Springs.

Better chilled access to UAE reduces technical trade barriers

Jon Condon, 28 May 2017

AUSTRALIAN sheep meat and beef industries have had a win in improved chilled access to the United Arab Emirates, one of our largest red meat markets in the Middle East region.

MLA seeking proposals for $10,000 grass-roots producer event grants

Sheep Central, 24 April 2017

MEAT & Livestock Australia is calling on organisers of grass-roots producer events in the 2017/18 financial year to submit their applications for sponsorship funding.

Sheep meat prices second only to beef, but demand set to grow

Sheep Central, 05 April 2017

SHEEP meat prices are second only to beef for consumers, but demand from developing countries is expected to continue to drive demand up, a new Meat & Livestock Australia report indicates.

TPP agreement future and post-Brexit trade on sheep meat forum agenda

Sheep Central, 06 February 2017

THE future of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement and the post-Brexit trade landscape for Australia’s red meat industry will feature at Meat & Livestock Australia’s 2017 Global Markets Forums for sheep and beef producers next month.

MSA lamb numbers increase five-fold since 2010

Sheep Central, 16 December 2016

SHEEP meat exporters have fuelled a 500 percent increase in the number of lambs processed through Meat Standards Australia eating quality pathways and standards since 2010-11, Meat & Livestock Australia has reported.