IN FOCUS

PADDOCK

ON THE back of strong live export, feeder and processor interest, cattle markets north of the Tropic have started well in 2015.18 Mar 15 ON THE back of strong live export, feeder and processor interest, cattle markets north of the Tropic have started...
IF it's complicated to get your livestock to an abattoir, how about have the abattoir come to you?19 Mar 15  4 IF it's complicated to get your livestock to an abattoir, how about have the abattoir come to you?

PLATE

THE broad category of meat that is “Australian beef” got stretched today to include a rarified substance retailing for $450 a kilogram.18 Mar 15 THE broad category of meat that is “Australian beef” got stretched today to include a rarified substance retailing...
A SERIES of extracts from Stephen Martyn's book on the history of Australian meat processing: World on a Plate.01 Mar 15  4 A SERIES of extracts from Stephen Martyn's book on the history of Australian meat processing: World on a Plate.

MARKETS

NATIONAL

China has followed through with flagged plans to resume importing United States beef, lifting a ban that has existed since mad cow disease was found in the States in 2003.23 Sep 16 China has followed through with flagged plans to resume importing United States beef, lifting a ban that has existed...
Indonesia has relaxed its trade restrictions on secondary beef cuts, re-opening a market that was worth $42 million to Australian exporters two years ago.23 Sep 16 Indonesia has relaxed its trade restrictions on secondary beef cuts, re-opening a market that was worth $42 million...

STATE

THE growing affluence of middle class China is fuelling a shift in the way beef is consumed, away from the stir fry and hot pot towards Western-style steak.27 Jun 17 THE growing affluence of middle class China is fuelling a shift in the way beef is consumed, away from the stir fry...
SUPERCHARGED evaluations of how an animal will breed, courtesy of frontier DNA technologies, are paving the way for a radical speed-up of the rate of genetic progress in beef herds.12 Jun 17 SUPERCHARGED evaluations of how an animal will breed, courtesy of frontier DNA technologies, are paving the way for...

AROUND THE TRAPS

20 Mar 15 LIFE on Wally and Julie Bettink's Northcliffe dairy farm is slowly returning to normal - now that most visitors don't have flashing lights on their vehicles.
TOP quality, performance-packed Holstein-Friesian genetics were in demand at last week's annual Holstein-Friesian bull and Supreme Genetics female sale at Boyanup, when buyers pushed prices to a top of $11,250 for a bull.21 Mar 15 TOP quality, performance-packed Holstein-Friesian genetics were in demand at last week's annual Holstein-Friesian...