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

How to run profitable ewes

Sheep nutrition consultant San Jolly shares the four profit drivers essential to running a profitable ewe enterprise.

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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

Producers guide $9.4m in levy investment
23 Sep 2016

Producers guide $9.4m in levy investment

Eighteen new research projects to address key production challenges have been announced, determined by grassroots feedback through MLA's regional consultation process

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Make the most of lucerne
23 Sep 2016

Make the most of lucerne

Well managed lucerne can be ‘rocket fuel’ for your livestock, according to consultant Jason Lynch, who shares his tips for getting the most of out of it this spring and summer.

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Drive profitability with fertility
23 Sep 2016

Drive profitability with fertility

Genetics hold the power to successfully rebuilding a herd focused on profit, says FutureBeef's Tim Emery (pictured above). Here he explains how to find the right bulls for the job.

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EverGraze upgrade offers timely tools
23 Sep 2016

EverGraze upgrade offers timely tools

A range of producer tools and resources on the EverGraze website have been upgraded, making them more accessible and easier to use to manage your stocking rate and pasture.

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