Investment Call

2020-21 MLA INVESTMENT CALL FOR SHEEPMEAT AND GRASSFED BEEF RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND ADOPTION PROJECTS NOW OPEN

The Red Meat Panel, comprising members from NABRC, SALRC and WALRC, Sheep Producers Australia, the Cattle Council of Australia and MLA, advised the 2020-21 research, development and adoption (RD&A) priorities for investment of sheepmeat and grassfed beef levies through the 2020-21 MLA investment call.

The Panel considered the 2020-21 RD&A priorities from regional consultation, past and current sheepmeat and grassfed beef RD&A investments and RD&A gaps to identify priorities for the 2020-21 MLA investment call.

Please note the tender declaration form must be signed for all preliminary application submissions.

All preliminary proposals must be submitted in Microsoft word format.

Key dates for the 2020-21 MLA project call for RD&A projects that address national sheepmeat and grassfed beef RD&A priorities are below:

StageSupporting documentationOpening dateClosing date

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

 

 

4 September 2019

 

 

16 October 2019

 

 

Unsuccessful preliminary proposals notified

 

Week commencing 20 January 2020

N/A

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

 

Week commencing 20 January 2020

21 February 2020

Unsuccessful full proposals notified

 

May 2020

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 2020

N/A

The MLA project 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 2020-21 investment call.

For more information, please contact:

Irene Sobotta
Consultation Program Manager
T: 02 9463 9249
Email Irene

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