NQR 130: Single representative cattle body debated in the 1980s

Sally Gall
By Sally Gall
June 18 2022 - 9:00pm
The Cattlemen's Union national president Ian Park and executive director Rick Farley were to take up plenty of newsprint promoting their theme throughout the 1980s.

The debate around a single representative body for cattle in Queensland often featured on North Queensland Register pages in the 1980s.


Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications.

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