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Strong performance for AGG Co-op

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 | Australian Grain Growers CO-OP | Media Releases

The Australian Grain Growers’ Co-operative (AGG Co-op) has reported significant profit growth year-on-year at its AGM held last week at the Yorke Peninsula Field Days.

Sheepmeat Council of Australia wants to hear from you – lamb definition public consultation opens

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 | Media Releases | Sheepmeat Council of Australia

The Sheepmeat Council of Australia (SCA) has today launched the start of an eight-week public consultation period on the definition of lamb with producers and meat supply chain members nationwide being asked to have their say.

Livestock SA welcomes new President Joe Keynes

Monday, September 25, 2017 | Livestock SA | Media Releases

Keyneton livestock producer Joe Keynes has been appointed President of Livestock SA, replacing former leader Geoff Power, who retired from the role at the Growing SA Conference and Livestock SA AGM last month.

AGG Co-op welcomes new chair and director

Tuesday, August 29, 2017 | Australian Grain Growers CO-OP | Media Releases

The Australian Grain Growers’ Co-operative (AGG Co-op) has welcomed some changes to its board with a new chairman and new director appointed at its most recent board meeting.

Perth venue set for LambEx 2018 from August 5-7

Monday, August 28, 2017 | LambEx | Media Releases

Planning has hit top gear for the biggest lamb industry conference in the country – LambEx – with a new date, a new venue and an international focus.

Reach for AGG Stars to spread price risks

Monday, August 28, 2017 | Australian Grain Growers CO-OP | Media Releases

Growers concerned about wheat prices coming into harvest can look to the sky for inspiration with the Australian Grain Growers’ Co-operative (AGG Co-op) aiming to catch shooting stars in the form of pricing opportunities if volatile markets allow.

Applications open for second round of Sheepmeat Industry Leadership program

Friday, August 25, 2017 | Media Releases | Sheepmeat Council of Australia

The Sheepmeat Council of Australia (SCA) has today launched the second round of a professional development opportunity for sheepmeat producers and others in the industry to build leadership skills and develop networks.

Former President celebrated as inaugural Australian Wool Industry Medal recipient

Thursday, August 24, 2017 | Livestock SA | Media Releases

Livestock SA immediate past President Geoff Power’s long commitment to the South Australian and national wool industry was recognised tonight, being awarded an inaugural Australian Wool Industry Medal in Melbourne, held as part of the AWIS Wool Week 2017. Geoff was one of nine industry stalwarts to receive a medal at the event.

Producers set to benefit through It’s Ewe Time forums

Friday, August 18, 2017 | Australian Wool Innovation Limited | Meat & Livestock Australia | Media Releases

Sheep producers can now tap into the latest in meat science to bolster their business performance, with the Sheep CRC now a partner in the popular extension program, It’s Ewe Time (IET).

Packed GROWING SA event shines a light on ag’s importance

Wednesday, August 16, 2017 | Grain Producers SA | Livestock SA | Media Releases

ABOUT 300 people attended the inaugural GROWING SA conference in Hahndorf last Friday to hear the latest in farm business advice, research and development and policy updates.