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Cattle on feed sets new record as dry bites

15 August 2018

Cattle on feed for the April – June 2018 quarter increased 94,777 head, or 9% from the March quarter reaching the unprecedented level of 1,120,459 head according to the results of the latest...

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Grain Fed Finished Standard introduced from 1 September 2018

13 August 2018

A new additional Grain Fed beef standard titled Grain Fed Finished (or GFF) is being introduced from 1 September 2018.

Developed by ALFA through industrywide consultation, the Grain Fed F...

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Animal Welfare Officer Training registrations now open

18 July 2018

ALFA is proud to announce that it will be holding Animal Welfare Officer Training around Australia throughout August, September and October this year.

This one-and-a-half-day training cou...

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BeefEx 2018 conference registrations now open

17 July 2018

ALFA is pleased to announce that registration for the grain fed beef sector’s premier event, BeefEx is now open!

BeefEx is the grain fed beef industry’s major conference, and this year wi...

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ALFA 2018 Year in Review

05 July 2018

With ALFA members recently being asked to consider renewing their membership it is opportune to look back on ALFA’s 2018 Year in Review which outlines some of the Association’s key achi...

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Industry leaders join Award judging panel

04 July 2018

 

The Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA) is excited to announce two well-known and respected industry leaders will join the judging panel for the 2018 ALFA Young Lot Feed...

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Feedlot industry seeks out young talented lot feeders

13 June 2018

The Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA) is seeking to find the feedlot industry’s next up and coming lot feeder to enter long-standing industry award, the ALFA Young Lot Feeder of the...

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Beef industry releases first-ever annual update on its sustainability

04 June 2018

The Australian Lot Feeders' Association (ALFA) welcomes the release of the first-ever Australian Beef Sustainability Annual Update.

The 72-page Annual Update was launched at a sold-out se...

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Save the date for the Greatest Show on Earth

04 June 2018

The Australian Lot Feeders' Association (ALFA) is pleased to announce that BeefEx 2018 will take place from 8th to 10th October 2018 and will be held for the first time at the Brisbane Showg...

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Less arable land increases the need for NFAS

27 April 2018

Agriculture Victoria’s TIM HOLLIER sees himself as a go-between serving the interests of both lot feeding and the Victorian community as the need for intensive livestock production builds in ...

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