The appointment of Gundagai Meat Processors CEO Will Barton to a new government advisory committee will ensure the voice of the supply chain is heard, according to the Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC). Source: Beef Central Red meat processors gain voice on Federal labour advisory committee
A Bendigo-based research team’s work to unlock the potential of Kangaroo Grass as a viable cropping option in the face of climate change is receiving Australian Government backing of $1.82 million. Source: Grain Central Kangaroo Grass – super crop of the future?
Live exporter Wellard’s stocks have gone up after it announced a deal to sell a live export ship capable of carrying as many as 75,000 sheep. Source: ABC Livestock World’s largest live export ship to sell for m
A pilot program for renewable energy in the NSW central west could provide a boost to farmer income and productivity. Source: ABC Livestock Farmers encouraged to lease their land for renewable energy farms
Stuffing the humble Chinese dumpling — or buying this year’s Christmas ham — is becoming very expensive, with pork costs almost doubling as swine fever devastates the world’s pig population. Source: ABC Livestock Dumplings, Christmas ham costs rise as deadly disease spreads