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Viewing posts from: January 2018

Livestock SA highlights six key areas to Growing SA’s economy

Thursday, January 25, 2018 | Livestock SA | Media Releases

Livestock SA today released its 2018 SA Election position paper highlighting six key focus areas that need to be addressed by the incoming SA Government to ensure the livestock industry continues to remain a leading contributor to the State’s economy.

US food systems expert returns to LambEx in 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018 | LambEx | Media Releases

Livestock producers will be urged to recognise the importance of building trust with consumers through shared values by internationally recognised CEO for The Center for Food Integrity, Charlie Arnot, announced today as a key note speaker at LambEx 2018 in Perth from August 5-7.

Nation-wide review of market structures compiled in new SPA report

Monday, January 22, 2018 | Media Releases | Sheep Producers Australia

Sheep Producers Australia (SPA) has today released an investigative report that sets the foundation for its focus in 2018 to strengthen Australia’s sheepmeat market structures and systems.

Growth and profitability key focus for GPSA’s 2018 State Election policy

Friday, January 19, 2018 | Grain Producers SA | Media Releases

Grain Producers SA has today released five keys to unlock increased growth and employment for the South Australian economy from the grain industry as part of its 2018 SA Election policy statement.

Resilience focus for Barossa conference

Friday, January 19, 2018 | Barossa Improved Grazing Group | Media Releases

SOIL health is key to improving the resilience of grazing businesses, according to agroecologist and soil fertility specialist David Hardwick.

New Cattle Council CEO to speak at Robe livestock meeting

Monday, January 15, 2018 | Livestock SA | Media Releases

Livestock SA’s annual summer meeting has drawn another high-profile guest speaker this year, with Cattle Council of Australia CEO Margo Andrae confirmed to attend the forthcoming industry event at Robe on Friday, February 9.

Two new independent directors fill SPA board vacancies

Friday, January 12, 2018 | Media Releases | Sheep Producers Australia

Sheep Producers Australia has appointed two independent directors to its skills-based Board – Chris Mirams in the capacity of Executive Chair and Dr Anne Astin as an independent, non-executive director, who will Chair the Audit and Risk Committee.