A free trade deal with affluent Europe might take many years to complete, but it will critical for Australian meat producers
IN avoidance of a hefty 30 per cent tariff on imported food products, rebranded Australian sheepmeat is being smuggled into India via the Middle East.
An incorrect diagnosis of Brucellosis crippled Michael Blake’s Galloway stud herd in 1997, and put a fire in his belly to improve the country’s biosecurity standards that has burned for 30 years.
WOOL buyers’ concerns about supply for the remainder of the season are raging as the forecast national offering dwindles.
While wool prices may be up there with the best seen for years, and cuts boosted by winter rain, the outlook in the shearing industry isn’t so rosy.
GONE are the days Australia’s flock tracks over 100 million head, as a new equilibrium flock size for the country has been set between 70 and 77m.
DEXA's future use in the red meat sector can be likened to the evolution of video and digital technologies in helping to solve disputes, in the modern sporting era.
A DEBATE surrounding a new lean-meat yield pricing structure for the sheep industry has the saleyard system in its firing line.
In a unanimous vote by the judges, Springwaters Stud, Boorowa, has been crown the supreme prime lamb exhibit at the Sydney Royal Easter Show, as the Poll Dorset breed dominates the elite titles.