Boost to wild dog support for livestock producers
Livestock producers in North and North West Queensland now have access to a Wild Dog specialist to help reduce the impact of wild dogs under a new project co-funded by MLA.
Global sheepmeat insights at LambEx 2018
The consumer and market trends influencing demand for Australian sheepmeat globally will be among the insights discussed when MLA's 2018 Global Markets Forum – Sheepmeat is held at LambEx 2018 in Perth.
It’s Ewe Time: forums focus on lifting productivity and profitability
One of the sheep industry’s most popular extension and adoption programs, It’s Ewe Time, returns in July and August.
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 $60.7m on behalf of grassfed cattle producers in 2017-18.
MLA is investing $11.0m on behalf of grainfed cattle producers in 2017-18.
MLA is investing $37.0m on behalf of sheepmeat and lamb producers in 2017-18.
MLA is investing $0.8m on behalf of goat producers in 2017-18.
MLA invested $46.3m on behalf of supply chain levy payers in 2017-18.
Latest Marketing Campaign
Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) has launched a fresh round of beef marketing activities under its domestic Beef marketing platform ‘Australian Beef the Greatest’ focusing on promoting the convenience and versatility of Australian beef – particularly as a mid-week meal option.
Red meat industry relishes ambitious EU trade deal
The launch of Australia-European Union Free Trade Agreement (A-EU FTA) negotiations today by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, the Australian Minister for Trade, Hon Steven Ciobo MP, and the European Commissioner for Trade, Cecilia Malmström, have been warmly welcomed by the Australian red meat industry.Read More