Producers condemn evidence of welfare failures

AUSTRALIAN cattle industry representatives have condemned unnaceptable welfare practices which have emerged in footage released by Israeli animal activist organisation Sentinent. Cattle Council of Australia president Tony Hegarty said all producers needed to be held...

Concerns arising from White Paper proposals

THE Cattle Council of Australia commends the work of the red meat industry in developing “A Better Red Meat Future: A White Paper for the Red Meat Advisory Council”. This valuable document will help guide further discussion to deliver a better red meat industry...

Tamworth to host Cattle Council AGM

THE 2019 Annual General Meeting of the Cattle Council of Australia will be held on Wednesday 20 November 2019. Coinciding with Meat & Livestock Australia’s annual conference, Red Meat 2019, the Cattle Council AGM will commence at 8am at the Powerhouse Hotel,...

Travis Tobin appointed Cattle Council CEO

EXPERIENCED agricultural advocate Travis Tobin has been appointed the Cattle Council of Australia’s new Chief Executive Officer. Mr Tobin will transition from his current role as Queensland Farmers’ Federation CEO to take-up the Canberra-based Cattle Council...

Elisha Parker named 2020 Rising Champion 

Queensland’s Elisha Parker has been named the 2020 NAB Agribusiness Rising Champion at a Cattle Council gala dinner in Canberra tonight. From Clermont, Elisha (pictured above with Paul Barnes from NAB Agribusiness and Cattle Council president Tony Hegarty)...

2020 Rising Champions finalists revealed

The Cattle Council of Australia and National Australia Bank (NAB) have today announced the seven state finalists for the 2020 NAB Agribusiness Rising Champion Initiative, a program designed to develop and support young, passionate members of the Australian beef...