August 16, 2018

Why use a saleyard to sell your livestock?

  Producers have many options when it comes to selling their livestock. Of course the focus is on maximising returns for their work and investment in getting livestock ready for sale. Saleyards are one option and …

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August 15, 2018

Victoria’s transition to electronic identification of sheep and goats

Investing now, protecting tomorrow. The National Livestock Identification System (NLIS) is Australia’s system for identifying and tracking livestock for food safety, disease control, animal welfare and market access purposes. From 1 January 2017, Victoria commenced the transition …

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June 10, 2018

Why use a saleyard to sell your livestock?

Producers have many options when it comes to selling their livestock. Of course the focus is on maximising returns for their work and investment in getting livestock ready for sale. Saleyards are one option and …

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May 6, 2018

Is it fit to load?

Animal welfare legislation & livestock transport The Australian Animal Welfare Standards for the Land Transport of Livestock (the Standards) define specific requirements in relation to livestock transport in Australia.The Standards are enforceable. It is an offence …

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March 14, 2018

Australian Alpaca Association

Originally Peruvian, alpaca have been farmed for 7,000 years. Today, alpaca and alpaca products enjoy renewed favour around the world. Alpaca are a robust, easygoing and water-wise camelid species, with soft, roo-like feet and efficient food …

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