Countdown to NFAS Changes – 1 March 2018

13 February 2018

Changes to the National Feedlot Accreditation Scheme (NFAS) Rules and Standards come into effect on 1 March 2018.

First announced in September 2017 the changes focus on delivering increas...

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Cattle on feed numbers ease slightly

14 November 2017

Cattle on feed for the July – September 2017 quarter decreased 64,324 head, or 6% from the June quarter according to the results of the latest Australian Lot Feeders Association ...

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Technology King at Sundown

03 November 2017

The sky is the limit for the ways in which technology can give beef producers an edge - this was the key takeaway message for SMARTBEEF delegates who attended a tour of Sundown P...

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Opportunities Abound For Beef

03 November 2017

There are plenty of opportunities for growth and enhanced profitability for beef producers, whether they be grass fed producers or in the feedlot sector. This was the overarching...

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SMARTBEEF Registrations Sold Out

24 October 2017

There won’t be a spare seat in sight at SMARTBEEF 2017 next week, with registrations to the event being sold out.

“We are so pleased that the program we put forward...

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Added Clarity from NFAS Changes

23 October 2017

The National Feedlot Accreditation Scheme (NFAS) supports the continual improvement in grain fed beef production, the welfare of cattle in our care and environmental management w...

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Relationships Key in Beef Sector

09 October 2017

Much of the discussion at next month’s SMARTBEEF 2017 will be around SMART relationship building across the beef supply chain.

“The prosperity of participants along the value...

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Cattle on feed growth continues

23 August 2017

Cattle on feed for the April – June quarter increased 72,597 head, or 7.1% from the March quarter, reaching the unprecedented level of 1,089,072 head according to the results of ...

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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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