CELEBRATING OUR PRODUCERS

CELEBRATING OUR PRODUCERS  The Australian beef producer is as diverse as our nation’s landscapes. Whether they hail from the lush green pastures in the South, or the red expansive plains in the North, they all have some things in common… The heart and soul of our industry, Australian beef producers feed our nation and the…

BEEF CONNECTIONS MENTOR PARTICIPANTS ANNOUNCED

Beef Australia has today announced The Graeme Acton Beef Connections Mentor Partners for 2021. Proudly supported by Westpac, the program was launched at Beef Australia in 2015 and this year attracted a record number of applicants from throughout Australia. The number of women who applied and have been successful celebrates the growth of the industry.…

The Regenerative Journey

Charlie Arnott is an eighth generation beef producer, educator, podcaster and regenerative agriculture specialist! Charlie has transformed the pasture of his property near Boorwara in the south-east slopes of New South Wales, delighting his herd of Shorthorn cattle and revolutionising the marketing opportunities of his beef, cropping and sheep enterprises. Join host Jayne Cuddihy as…

Who was the Prince that became a King?

Central Queensland Seedstock producer, Jason Childs – a member of the Beef Australia stud cattle committee is widely recognised for his family’s ongoing advancement of the Droughtmaster breed, and their success in the show and sales rings. Beef Australia Vice chair Russell Hughes sat down with Jason at the family’s Glenlands Stud just outside of…

SYMPOSIUMS & SEMINARS COMMITTEE PREPARES TO TAKE FLIGHT

The Beef Australia 2021 Symposium and Seminars Committee is a diverse group, featuring representatives from Corporate, Agricultural and Government sectors. Consisting of five females and three males, the progressive group is determined to engage with and tackle the hard-hitting issues facing the Australian beef industry.  The focus for next year’s Beef Australia Symposium is Leadership. A…

Outback To Your Plate

Coming to us from ‘Yarrie Station’ in Western Australia, leading hand Lydia Inglis is also a Beef 21 Next Generation Committee Member. Lydia spoke of her role at ‘Yarrie Station’, and the property’s ongoing commitment to producing sustainable beef whilst looking after the country; and more recently, the launch of ‘Outback Beef’ online. She also…

40 Years At The Wrong End Of A Cow

As the name of this episode suggests, bovine veterinarian Ced Wise has made a name for himself specialising in the back end of cattle! He talks about his lifetime involvement in bovine reproduction, embryo transfer and bull fertility. Ced explains how he became involved in the beef industry and takes us right back to where…

Is Beef Regenerative?

As a sought after educator, consultant, facilitator and public speaker across Australia, Chair of RCS Australia David McLean explains the balance required in the beef industry to deliver regenerative beef. David speaks of the importance of loving our landscape as much as our livestock and the vital role of story telling to the beef industry.

Remembering Ken Rich, Beef Connections Mentor

Graeme Acton Beef Connections Mentoring Program Tribute to Our Mentor Ken RichBy Barbara Bishop, Beef Connections Coordinator  I first got to know Ken when he was selected to be a Mentor in the inaugural Beef Connections Mentoring Program. Our relationship developed quickly during that program and I realised that I had a Mentor with great…