MLA seeking on-farm sheep meat research proposals

MLA’s Michael Crowley. SHEEP meat and beef producers are being asked by Meat & Livestock Australia to submit preliminary proposals for on-farm research, development and adoption projects. The 2017/18 MLA annual call invites preliminary proposals for funding to address the three RD&A priorities for the sheep meat and grass-fed beef industries. The priorities are: Whole farm breeder productivity systems Future feedbase scenarios Profitable and efficient ruminant nutrition. MLA General Manager – Producer Consultation and Adoption, Michael Crowley, said the priorities were determined following extensive consultation with grassroots producers. “MLA’s regional consultation framework gives sheep meat and grass-fed beef producers direct…

Source: Sheep Central
MLA seeking on-farm sheep meat research proposals