Cattle supplies expected to remain tight in 2018
Cattle supplies are likely to remain tight in 2018 with only a small increase expected in adult slaughter to 7.4 million head as the herd rebuild continues, according to Meat & Livestock Australia’s 2018 Cattle Industry Projections.
New snapshots provide global market insights
Red meat producers now have access to in-depth insights into what is driving demand for Australian product in global markets and domestically with the release of Meat & Livestock Australia’s new online market snapshots.
Celebrating Lamb with a musical makeover
Meat & Livestock Australia has today launched its annual summer Lamb campaign which this year features singing, dancing and celebrating the one thing all Australians can agree on – Australian Lamb.
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 today launched its annual summer Lamb campaign which this year features singing, dancing and celebrating the one thing all Australians can agree on – Australian Lamb.
Research targets new technologies to manage cattle fertility
A single-shot vaccine to sterilise female cattle and boost productivity in northern breeding herds is being developed using ground-breaking biotechnologies.Read More