Domestic Lamb

Sam’s lamb burgers and spicy patties ready for AFL appetites

VALUE-ADDED fast food lamb products have resulted from a collaboration between science agency CSIRO and Meat & Livestock Australia, just in time for the 2024 AFL premiership season…Read More

Sheep Central, March 15, 2024

NFF draws the line between competition law and trust

AUSTRALIA’S peak farmer body has said concentration of market power in the supermarket sector is causing problems for farmers, but it did not support divestiture of asset powers, and trust in the big retailers is not the issue…Read More

Terry Sim, March 13, 2024

Price gouging inquiry prompts calls for competition reform

NSW Farmers has called for meaningful competition reform after a supermarket price gouging report confirmed supermarkets are failing to treat farmers and families fairly…Read More

Sheep Central, February 7, 2024

Supermarkets cop criticism and praise in Senate inquiry

SUBMISSIONS have opened for the latest Senate inquiry into supermarket prices, with Australia’s two biggest operators receiving a mix of a criticism and credit…Read More

Sheep Central, February 7, 2024

Lamb producers’ retail share lifts, but for how long?

TEMPORARY discounting of lamb in Australian supermarkets and rising saleyard prices in late 2023 lifted the producer share of the retail dollar, but beef did not fare as well…Read More

Sheep Central, February 2, 2024

Entries open for 2024 Royal Queensland branded beef and lamb awards

ENTRIES are now open for the 2024 Royal Queensland Branded Beef and Lamb Awards presented by Rabobank…Read More

Sheep Central, January 25, 2024

Lamb on a pizza is latest MLA promotion initiative

LAMBASSADOR Sam Kekovich is spearheading a partnership between Australian lamb and Domino’s to ‘Share the Lamb’ on pizzas this Summer…Read More

Sheep Central, January 24, 2024

NSW Farmers backs ACCC inquiry into supermarket sector

PRESSURE is mounting for an unfettered Australian Competition and Consumer Commission inquiry into the supermarket retail sector, despite the government moving to appoint Dr Craig Emerson to head its Food and Grocery Code of Conduct review…Read More

Sheep Central, January 12, 2024

Coles cuts some lamb prices … for two weeks

SUPERMARKET Coles this week lowered the price of its Australian lamb loin chops to the lowest level in four years and will also cut lamb cutlet prices until 23 January…Read More

Sheep Central, January 12, 2024

Lamb bridges generation gap in new Summer ad

AUSTRALIAN lamb marketing is targeting the generation gap as increasing domestic consumption follows recent retail price drops…Read More

Sheep Central, January 8, 2024

Woolies chief to front Senate inquiry into retail prices

NATIONAL retailer Woolworths has confirmed the company’s group chief executive Brad Banducci will front next year’s Senate Inquiry into supermarket prices…Read More

Sheep Central, December 11, 2023

Rising forward lamb prices prompt contract reform interest

LAMB producers and lot feeders are expected to analyse forward supply contracts more closely after unfair contract reforms were legislated late last year…Read More

Terry Sim, December 6, 2023

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