The Graeme Acton Beef Connections Meat and Greet

The Graeme Acton Beef Connections committee has been working hard selecting 7 successful Mentor Partners and Mentors. Brisbane was the meeting point for the introduction and planning workshop last week, where all participants got to introduce themselves and really get the ball rolling for their chosen projects.  The successful Mentor Partners and Mentors are: Anna…

ANZ National Beef Carcase Competition

Amongst the first entries this week for Beef Australia 2018 ANZ National Beef Carcase Competition, were processed at NH Foods Thomas Borthwick and Sons Meatworks Mackay. ?Exhibitors entering stock in the Mackay Show Carcase Competition took the opportunity to test the competitiveness of their stock on a regional, as well as national level. The Beef…

Investing in the future of the Beef Industry

The Graeme Acton Beef Connections, run in conjunction with Beef Australia and proudly supported by Westpac Agribusiness, are now calling for applicants from all over Australia to join the successful mentoring program. Beef Australia has created an opportunity to develop the future of the industry with a program designed to enable young people to maximise…

Beef Australia 2015 – A Fantastic Boost for the Central Queensland Economy and the Australian Beef Industry

Beef Australia 2015, held in the Beef Capital of Australia, Rockhampton, from May 4-9, provided a fantastic boost for not only the Central Queensland economy but the Australian Beef Industry, with over 90,000 patrons attending the Expo including a record 1,100 registered International delegates from more than 30 countries. Beef Australia 2015 was made possible…

Beef Australia 2015 ends with a bang

Prime Minister Tony Abbott has made a whistle-stop visit to open a packed final day of Beef Australia 2015, featuring television stars, sporting legends and the tough as teak athletes of PBR Australia. Accompanied by Beef Australia chairman Blair Angus, Mr Abbott toured the Rockhampton Showgrounds and met with leading local producers as well as…

International delegates triple at Beef 2015

More than 1000 foreign delegates have converged on Rockhampton this week for Beef Australia 2015, focused on building business connections with Australian beef producers and exporters, as well as looking for investment opportunities. Numbers more than doubled compared with the last event in 2012 with international visitors coming from 55 countries, predominantly China and Indonesia.…

True gate to plate experience at Beef Australia

Beef producers have embraced the Beef Australia 2015 ANZ National Beef Carcase Competition in record numbers with the focus squarely on producing a top eating quality experience for consumers. Winners of the national ANZ National Beef Carcase Competition were announced on Tuesday night at the Beef Australia expo in Rockhampton. The ANZ National Beef Carcase…