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 call is out for young beef producers across the country to apply to be the 2017 NAB Agribusiness Rising Beef Industry Champion.05 Aug 17 THE call is out for young beef producers across the country to apply to be the 2017 NAB Agribusiness Rising Beef...
JUST how much beef hobby farming is going on is showing up in the latest agricultural census data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics, along with the fact the north is leading the herd rebuild.31 Jul 17 JUST how much beef hobby farming is going on is showing up in the latest agricultural census data from the...

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...