Duncan Bremner appointed as Cattle Council CEO

CATTLE Council of Australia announced today that Duncan Bremner will take up the position of chief executive officer in the New Year. Mr Bremner will begin in the role early next year, following the announcement in October that current CEO Jed Matz will step down...

Setting the leadership standard

THE Australian Institute of Company Directors course is helping the beef industry set a standard for leadership and governance. Cattle Council board director Brett Hall undertook the AICD course earlier this year. Mr Hall said it was recognised as a best practice...

R&D annual call to benefit beef industry

INDUSTRY research, development and adoption providers will be required to submit preliminary proposals for on-farm research, development and adoption projects through the 2017/18 Meat and Livestock Australia annual call. Cattle Council Vice President and Chair of the...

Approved feed supplements on the menu for PCAS

FEED manufacturers are now able to supply ‘PCAS-Approved’ feed and forage products to producers through the Pasturefed Cattle Assurance System. Cattle Council of Australia president Howard Smith said that acceptable feed for livestock under the PCAS program has been a...