MLA releases the Annual Report 2015-16
The Annual Report 2015-16 presents MLA’s programs, outcomes and financial performance during the past financial year.
MLA AGM program packed with valuable industry insights
The 2016 Red Meat Industry Forum and Annual General Meeting has offered producers the latest insights into industry innovations and global market developments.
Australian Red Meat Industry’s Digital Strategy Forum
The digital future of the Australian red meat industry was on the agenda at a unique forum hosted by MLA in Brisbane on Thursday 6 October.
Investing in red meat's future
Meat & Livestock Australia Ltd (MLA) strives to be the recognised leader in delivering world-class research, development and marketing outcomes that benefit Australian cattle, sheep and goat producers.
Working in collaboration with the Australian Government and wider red meat industry, MLA's mission is to deliver value to levy payers by investing in initiatives that contribute to producer profitability, sustainability and global competitiveness.
The new regional consultation model gives producers direct input into MLA’s R&D priorities.
Meat & Livestock Australia Ltd (MLA) is a producer-owned, not-for-profit organisation that delivers research, development and marketing services to Australia's red meat industry.
MLA Donor Company Ltd facilitates non-levy investments in R&D innovations across the supply chain.READ MORE
About your levy
Click on the icons below to find out more about how MLA invests in research & development and marketing on behalf of producers. Funding comes from transaction levies paid on livestock sales, the Australian government and voluntary contributions from industry partners.
MLA is investing $67.6m on behalf of grassfed cattle producers in 2016-17.
MLA is investing $12.7m on behalf of grainfed cattle producers in 2016-17.
MLA is investing $45.6m on behalf of sheepmeat and lamb producers in 2016-17.
MLA is investing $1.3m on behalf of goat producers in 2016-17.
MLA is investing $43.8m on behalf of supply chain levy payers in 2016-17.
Latest Marketing Campaign
The 2016 Spring Lamb campaign continues the ‘You never Lamb alone’ platform and highlights lamb’s role in a modern and diverse Australia. It proves that there is no other meat that brings people together quite like lamb.
New technology to fast-track National Vendor Declarations
An electronic National Vendor Declaration (eNVD) system now available to producers and participants in the value chain.Read More
MLA investigates new technology to add value to red meat
Turning secondary cuts, trim and by-products into "meat ink" for meat products made using 3D printing technology could be the next big advancement in value adding following MLA-funded research.Read More