The importance of strict biosecurity laws was backed up during a quarantine blitz that found disturbing evidence of animal and plant pests.
The new chief executive at the Victorian Farmers Federation is looking to bring the general public closer to its food production systems.
When their four daughters were little, Western Downs beef producer Karen Penfold colour coded their work shirts so husband Dan could tell, when mustering from the air, who was who.
Not too many businesses have handled the global pandemic that still has its grip upon the world like the red meat industry, according to Australian Country Choice CEO Anthony Lee.
An increase in cattle trading through saleyards as producers look for ways to build their herds back up is resulting in an economically concerning increase in reproductive diseases in the Maranoa district.