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ALFA SMARTBEEF Registrations Open

01 August 2017

The Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA) now welcomes registrations to SMARTBEEF 2017, an event designed to educate, inform and inspire grass root members of the feedlot community and ...

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"Love Your Work" Video Series Released

27 July 2017

“Love Your Work” is the latest engaging video series released by the Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA).

The series explores the work, life and commitment of three individuals ac...

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Confidence in grainfed system sees numbers on feed increase

27 May 2017

Cattle on feed for the March quarter increased 80,687 head, or 8.6% from the December quarter, to 1,016,475 head according to the results of the ALFA/MLA quarterly survey.

An increase...

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Cattle numbers on feed decline

08 November 2016

Cattle on feed for the September 2016 quarter have declined 122,094 head or 13% from the June quarter, down to 788,873 head, according to the results of the ALFA/MLA quarterly survey.  ...

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BeefEx: premier grainfed showcase launches

10 October 2016

The premier showcase for the grain fed beef industry, BeefEx launches tomorrow at the Royal Pines Resort on the Gold Coast with nearly 400 delegates registered to attend.

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ALFA Appoints New CEO

09 September 2016

President of the Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA), Tess Herbert, has today announced the appointment of Mr Christian Mulders as ALFA’s new Chief Executive Officer.

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Fit & Feeling Good – AWO Update, Autumn 2016

16 March 2016

Dear Feedlot Animal Welfare Officer,

Ensuring good animal welfare outcomes is a priority for the Australian cattle feedlot industry. This newsletter has been developed to provide support ...

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ALFA appoints new CEO

13 December 2015

The Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA) has announced the appointment of Ms Polly Bennett as its new CEO to replace Dougal Gordon.

President, Tess Herbert stated that she was delig...

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Fit & Feeling Good – AWO Update, Summer 2015/16

30 November 2015

Dear Feedlot Animal Welfare Officer,

Ensuring good animal welfare outcomes is a priority for the Australian cattle feedlot industry. This newsletter has been developed to provide support ...

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Grain fed cattle numbers remain high

22 November 2015

Cattle numbers in Australian feedlots remained at near record levels, increasing by less than 1% for the September 2015 quarter to 961,328 head.

Australian Lot Feeders’ Association (ALFA)...

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