Cattle Council welcomes MLA commitment to objective carcase measurement

CATTLE Council of Australia has welcomed Meat and Livestock Australia’s commitment to objective carcase measurement technology, announced last week. Cattle Council board director David Hill said MLA’s intention to install the Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry technology in AUS-MEAT registered slaughter facilities across Australia was another positive step towards objective carcase measurement for the beef industry. “We have been pushing for objective carcase measurement and see the technology as another positive step in the red meat industry’s ongoing push for objective carcase measures – rather than subjective,” Mr Hill said. “If we are to meet the priorities set out in the…

Source: Beef Central
Cattle Council welcomes MLA commitment to objective carcase measurement