Rising Champions return with a new format

Cattle Council of Australia and NAB are calling for young members of the Australian beef industry to apply for the 2022 NAB Agribusiness Rising Champions Initiative. Postponed in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rising Champions Initiative returns this year with...

Alternative Proteins Put Under the Spotlight

Cattle Council of Australia (CCA) has welcomed a new Senate inquiry into the labelling practices of alternative proteins. CCA President, Markus Rathsmann said Cattle Council would like to see labelling standards that provide consumers with accurate information. “Our...

Australian Beef Back on UK’s Menu

Cattle Council of Australia (CCA) has welcomed an in principle Australia-United Kingdom Free Trade Agreement (A-UK FTA) which was struck in London overnight. Cattle Council President, Markus Rathsmann said the A-UK FTA would see trade between the two nations fully...

Climate tech for Cattle Producers

Cattle Council of Australia (CCA) says the Commonwealth’s Methane Emissions Reduction in Livestock (MERiL) grants will help fast-track a range of new on-farm climate solutions. The program which opens today provides grants of $500,000 to $1.5 million for work to put...

Cattle Council Welcomes Biosecurity Boost

Cattle Council of Australia has welcomed a $371 million boost to the Australian biosecurity system, which was announced by the Morrison Government today. Cattle Council President Markus Rathsmann said the investment would help secure the safety and prosperity of the...