Sheep Producers Australia has today confirmed its position that it will await the recommendations of the McCarthy Review into exports of live sheep before making any decisions on the way forward.
Modern day shepherd and acclaimed author from the Lake District in Northern England, James Rebanks, was announced today as a keynote speaker at LambEx 2018 in Perth from August 5-7.
Sheep Producers Australia has welcomed moves by Australian livestock exporters to bring cultural change to their industry and improve animal welfare outcomes, in line with the expectations of farmers and the community.
LambEx 2018 today released its program featuring a fantastic line-up of international and Australian speakers who will present on an array of local and global issues for the sheep and lamb industry.
Sheep Producers Australia President Allan Piggott said producers across Australia are distressed, disappointed and frustrated at last night’s 60 Minutes footage.
A FOCUS on innovation and the implementation of new technologies has helped save costs and drive production forward at Edwina and Michael Beveridge’s Blantyre Farms piggery enterprise near Young in New South Wales.
Sheep Producers Australia President Allan Piggott says sheep producers are upset, angry and disappointed about serious animal welfare failures in the live sheep trade to the Middle East, reported by media this week.
The Board of Grain Producers SA has appointed experienced grain industry specialist Caroline Rhodes as its new Chief Executive Officer, starting this week.
The Australian Grain Growers’ Co-operative (AGG Co-op) has welcomed directors Susi Tegen and Gary Spiel to its board of directors.
Livestock SA supports the decision of Sheep Producers Australia to endorse a change in the industry definition of lamb so it aligns with the New Zealand definition.