Digital connectivity crucial to boost rural inclusion

A Resilient Regions Week session in Toowoomba heard rural Queensland’s digital inclusion rate lags that of large cities, and needs to be addressed if agriculture wants to keep abreast with other sectors…Read More

Liz Wells, October 3, 2019

Sean Starling leaves MLA

Sean Starling, the senior executive who has led Meat & Livestock Australia’s Research and Development and innovation programs for the past three years, has left the organisation in a surprise departure…Read More

beefcentral, October 3, 2019

Webinar: Why November is Queensland Ag Tech Month – Oct 22

If you’re interested in AgTech in Australia and the various ways in which it can increase efficiency and profitability of Australian farming or for your own agricultural business, then Queensland will be the place to be in November…Read More

beefcentral, October 3, 2019

Food agility project seeks to tackle substitution and fraud in beef exports

Three tonnes of Australian export beef packed out of the Northern Cooperative Meat Co plant at Casino NSW earlier this year is claimed to have been the first export beef to be tracked and verified using blockchain and Internet of Things technologies…Read More

Jon Condon, October 3, 2019

Predicting fatness and muscularity in cattle using remote 3D imaging

THE University of Technology Sydney (UTS) has developed a portable tool using 3D imaging and artificial intelligence to provide rapid real-time estimation of key traits in live cattle and carcases..Read More

beefcentral, October 3, 2019

Revamped app offers more power for feeding decisions

A significant upgrade to a NSW DPI Drought Feeding App is allowing beef and sheep producers across eastern and southern Australia to make more informed decisions about drought feeding options..Read More

beefcentral, September 19, 2019

FarmGate Auctions announces inaugural online cattle sale

A new mobile auction site for selling catle will conduct its inaugural online sale early next month. ..Read More

beefcentral, September 19, 2019

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Beef Central

State of the red meat industry report 2019 released

The 2019 State of the Red Meat Industry report provides an update on production, consumption and export figures and the economic significance of the industry...Read More

CSIRO and Hungry Jacks bite into plant-based burger market

V2FOOD, a partnership between CSIRO, Main Sequence Ventures and Hungry Jack's founder Jack Cowin, has launched its first plant based alternative meat product as the centrepiece of Hungry Jack’s new..Read More

NT cattlemen welcome rejection of Non-Pastoral Use permit changes

Northern Territory cattle producers have welcomed news the NT Government will not proceed with proposed amendments to Non-Pastoral Use permits...Read More

How the red meat industry is backing Foodbank’s vital protein program

How a collaborative protein program is uniting generous companies in the meat and freight industry to to help tackle Australia's hunger problem...Read More

Sheep Central

Former AWI chairman Merriman recommended for re-election

FORMER Australian Wool Innovation chairman Wal Merriman and fellow long-serving director David Webster have been recommended for re-election through a process being questioned for its lack of independence and transparency...Read More

Sheep meat markets put solid base to Deniliquin sheep sale + VIDEO

IT was a case of spot the agent through the dust when Deniliquin's Landmark, Elders and Rodwells agencies conducted their annual spring sheep sale last Friday...Read More

How the red meat sector backs Foodbank’s vital protein program

LEARN how a collaborative protein program is uniting generous companies in the meat and freight industry to help tackle Australia's hunger problem...Read More

Kiwi shearers beat Aussie blades to retain trans-Tasman supremacy

NEW ZEALAND has reinforced its world blade shearing champion status by keeping its unbeaten trans-Tasman record with a win over Australia at the Waimate Shears New Zealand Spring shearing and…..Read More

Grain Central

People on the move in the grains and cropping sector

Who is on the move in the Australian grains and cropping industry? Catch up with our latest update of industry appointments, rewards, retirements and achievements...Read More

Plant burger launches Australia’s v2food with export in sights

v2food's plant-based meat has launched in Australia this week as the centrepiece of Hungry Jack’s new Rebel Whopper burgers, and if its rapid take-off is anything to go by, it..Read More

First new crop grain delivered to Viterra network

Hot weather has brought on the South Australian harvest which is now underway in the upper Yorke Peninsula with the first load delivered yesterday into Port Pirie...Read More

Tariff agreement boosts US wheat access to Japan

US wheat imported into Japan will receive the same preferential advantage that is now given to Canadian and Australian wheat following the signing of a tariff agreement between the US..Read More

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