VIC processor Midfield employs Smart Badges to minimise COVID-19 risk

Victorian meat processor Midfield is trialling a new contact-tracing technology that could revolutionise the way abattoirs minimise their COVID-19 risk during the global pandemic…Read More

beefcentral, September 3, 2020

Monitoring technology aids in northern calf-loss study

A technology originally developed for use in provide monitoring of calving for intensive dairy use is being used to underpin a large trial in northern Australia seeking to better understand reasons for calf loss…Read More

beefcentral, June 19, 2020

EvokeAg agtech event pushed back to 2022

COVID-19 concerns have pushed back agriculture’s largest annual agtech event, EvokeAg, by 12 months. Originally scheduled to take place in Perth early next year, organisers have this week postponed the next event until February, 2021…Read More

beefcentral, May 27, 2020

Gerry Harvey joins our upcoming webinar on agtech and tax planning issues

One of Australia’s highest-profile businessmen, Gerry Harvey, will feature in our upcoming agtech webinar, focussing on tax-time implications for technology investments in agriculture.   ..Read More

beefcentral, May 27, 2020

Cognitive Pilot developing open data for autonomous ag

Russian company Cognitive Pilot and Peschanokopsky Agrarian Group are working together to create an open dataset to foster global industry development of autonomous agricultural machinery. ..Read More

beefcentral, March 27, 2020

AgTech webinar: Options for a connected northern beef industry

This free webinar to be held on Monday, March 30, will explore current farm connectivity opportunities that provide best returns on effort and investment…Read More

beefcentral, March 23, 2020

GPS-enabled livestock monitoring tags reach the commercial market

A GPS-enabled cattle ear tag providing accurate and timely information about livestock location and movement has been commercially released for the first time…Read More

beefcentral, March 17, 2020



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Recruitment: Ten tips for better teamwork

Have you ever wondered how some work groups exhibit effective teamwork and others remain dysfunctional for the life of the team? Effective workplace teamwork is both profoundly simple and difficult..Read More

Updated: Webinars and online events for beef industry stakeholders

A rolling list of upcoming webinars and video conferencing events of relevance to Australia's beef and cattle industry...Read More

Nothing sinister in unusual record Charters Towers buying episode, says Elders

Elders has dismissed an unusual incident that occurred during yesterday’s Charters Towers store sale in North Queensland, where cows sold to an incredible 370c/kg liveweight, as ‘an act of poor..Read More

ANZ moves to clarify climate lending policy after industry backlash

ANZ has become the latest lender to be accused of bowing to "creeping social activism" after announcing changes to its carbon policy this morning that tie future funding decisions to..Read More

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Farmers for Climate Action backs ANZ bank on carbon

FARMERS For Climate Action has backed the ANZ bank’s support for a low carbon economy, despite opposition from Federal Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud and Western Australian graziers...Read More

Australia and EU should unite on sustainable agriculture

SHARING carbon emission mitigation and farming best practice strategies, innovations and policy approaches were identified as opportunities for Australian and European farmers to collaborate in developing and justifying sustainable agriculture..Read More

Seasonal climate outlook November-January 2020

NOVEMBER to January is likely to be a wetter than average period for nearly all of Australia, with a greater than 65 percent chance in most areas, but drier than..Read More

Recruitment: Ten tips for better teamwork

Have you ever wondered how some work groups exhibit effective teamwork and others remain dysfunctional for the life of the team? Effective workplace teamwork is both profoundly simple and difficult..Read More

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Grain Central’s October 2020 grain and cropping news quiz

Keep up to date with Australian cropping industry developments with Grain Central’s monthly quiz...Read More

$48,000 fine for near fatality from chemical stored in soft drink bottle

A NSW man has been fined $48,000 after another man almost died after consuming a pesticide stored in a soft drink bottle...Read More

Ag faces ‘new normal’ in Australia-China trade

Australian agriculture needs to develop a better understanding of what is happening in China if it’s to manage its way through the ongoing Australia-China trade stoush, which is unlikely to..Read More

ANZ moves to clarify climate lending policy after industry backlash

ANZ has become the latest lender to be accused of bowing to "creeping social activism" after announcing changes to its carbon policy this morning that tie future funding decisions to..Read More

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