Slide One

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.

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Slide Two

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.

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Slide Three

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.

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Market Information

EYCI (¢/kg cwt)

EYCI (¢/kg cwt)
'14 '15 '16

NTLI (¢/kg cwt)

NTLI (¢/kg cwt)
'14 '15 '16

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.


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.

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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