Slide One

MLA releases the Annual Investment Plan 2016-17

Developed to inform levy payers, peak industry councils, the Australian Government and the wider industry about MLA’s planned work program in 2016-17.

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Slide Two

MLA AGM program packed with valuable industry insights

The 2016 Red Meat Industry Forum and Annual General Meeting will offer producers the latest insights into industry innovations and global market developments.

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Slide Three

Are your bulls up to the job?

Here's a practical guide on how to assess the reproductive fitness of your bulls in preparation for joining.

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Market Information

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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.

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.

Grassfed cattle

MLA is investing $67.6m on behalf of grassfed cattle producers in 2016-17.

Grainfed Cattle

MLA is investing $12.7m on behalf of grainfed cattle producers in 2016-17.

Sheep

MLA is investing $45.6m on behalf of sheepmeat and lamb producers in 2016-17.

Goats

MLA is investing $1.3m on behalf of goat producers in 2016-17.

Supply Chain

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.
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News

MLA AGM program packed with valuable industry insights
30 Sep 2016

MLA AGM program packed with valuable industry insights

Meat & Livestock Australia has announced a packed program of events at the 2016 Red Meat Industry Forum and Annual General Meeting, offering producers the latest insights into industry innovations and global market developments.

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Strategic grazing of lucerne to lift lamb numbers
30 Sep 2016

Strategic grazing of lucerne to lift lamb numbers

Sheep producers could significantly increase lamb weaning percentages from autumn-joined ewes by having them graze lucerne during joining. 

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Beating bloat this spring
30 Sep 2016

Beating bloat this spring

Beef producers particularly in southern Australia need to be vigilant now and in coming weeks to minimise stock losses from bloat as near perfect conditions align for strong legume growth.

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28 Sep 2016

Goat returns complement other livestock

How does goat trading stack up vs other enterprise types? Find out more here

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