Annual Call

2019/20 MLA ANNUAL CALL FOR SHEEPMEAT AND GRASSFED BEEF RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND ADOPTION PROJECTS

2019/20 MLA annual call for preliminary proposals

Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) invited preliminary proposals from individuals, organisations or project teams to address the 2019/20 research, development and adoption priorities for sheepmeat and grassfed beef. The 2019/20 MLA annual call closed 6.00pm AEDT Friday, 19 October 2018.

Successful projects may be funded with sheepmeat and/or grassfed beef levies.

For more information on proposal submissions in the 2019-20 annual call please refer to the Request for Tender document below:

MLA 2019-20 Annual Call Request for Tender

For more information on current and recently completed projects click here.

For more information on this terms of reference, contact:

Program Manager Grassfed Beef, Nick Sangster
Phone: 02 9463 9382
Email Nick Sangster

Project Manager Sheep, Joe Gebbels
Phone: 02 9463 9192
Email Joe Gebbels

Program Manager Feedbase, Cameron Allan
Phone: 02 6361 1204
Email Cameron Allan

Program Manager Adoption, David Packer
Phone: 0448 113 559
Email David Packer

Key dates for the 2019/20 MLA annual call for RD&A projects that address national sheepmeat and grassfed beef RD&A priorities are below:

StageOpening dateClosing date

National priorities sheepmeat and grassfed beef published on the MLA website

Week commencing 3 September 2018

N/A

Annual call for projects in response to terms of reference for priority sheepmeat and grassfed beef RD&A published on the MLA website and advertised nationally

10 September 2018

19 October 2018

Unsuccessful preliminary proposals notified

Week commencing 21 January 2019

N/A

MLA invites full proposals for RD&A projects that address national RD&A priorities for sheepmeat and grassfed beef

Week commencing 21 January 2019

15 February 2019

Unsuccessful full proposals notified

May 2019

N/A

New sheepmeat and grassfed beef RD&A projects commence subject to MLA approval processes and research provider acceptance of standard MLA terms and conditions

July 2019

N/A

The MLA annual call is aligned to the regional consultation strategy for setting RD&A priorities for the investment of sheepmeat and grassfed beef levies.

Please continue to check this webpage regularly for updates on the 2019/20 annual call.

For more information, please contact:
Irene Sobotta
Consultation Program Manager
T: 02 9463 9249
Email Irene

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