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US Study Tour

Project start date: 15 July 2006
Project end date: 17 July 2006
Publication date: 01 February 2007
Project status: Completed
Livestock species: Grassfed cattle, Grainfed cattle
Relevant regions: National
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This project funded a two person (ALFA and MLA) study trip to the USA in the second half of 2006 to obtain information about developing a supply chain for sourcing US maize suitable for import, and to draw on the US experience in the feeding of cattle with ethanol by-products.

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Project manager: Des Rinehart
Primary researcher: Meat & Livestock Australia