Australia

Australian meat industry urges more drought support

Australian meat industry urges more drought support

By Aidan Fortune

The Australian Meat Industry Council (AMIC) welcomed a new Federal drought package released yesterday but warned that most processors will find themselves ineligible for low cost loans.

African Swine Fever marches on

African Swine Fever marches on

By Aidan Fortune

African Swine Fever (ASF) is expected to result in the deaths of a quarter of the pigs globally and there may be nothing we can do about it.

Patrick Hutchinson - AMIC CEO, Laura Ryan - founder of MBW Global, Susan McDonald - Senator for Queensland and Terry Nolan – director of Nolan Meats at the second MBW Australia event

Meat Business Women grows Australian presence

By Aidan Fortune

More than 250 attendees gathered in Brisbane for the second Australian Meat Business Women (MBW) conference, headlined by founder and global chair of MBW Laura Ryan.

New abattoir to create 80 jobs

New abattoir to create 80 jobs

By Aidan Fortune

Australian family-owned pastoral business Angus Pastoral Company is to build its own on-farm boutique abattoir, creating more than 80 new jobs. Construction is expected to take approximately 13 months.