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October 1

Tamworth to host Cattle Council AGM

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September 25

Travis Tobin appointed Cattle Council CEO

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August 14

Elisha Parker named 2020 Rising Champion

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July 25

Finalists revealed for 2020 Rising Champions Initiative

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June 5

Cattle Council salutes contribution of outgoing CEO

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May 31

Producers welcome Federal ministerial appointments

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May 28

Applications open for NAB Agribusiness Rising Champions

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March 4

I-A CEPA a win for Australian beef industry

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February 1

Government’s response to Senate inquiry welcomed

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November 30

Analysis confirms live export imperatives for cattle producers

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November 6

Cattle Council eyes leadership renewal ahead of AGM

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October 17

Cattle Council determined to maintain EU market share for Australian grainfed beef

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October 4

Cattle exports to remain cornerstone of Australia-Indonesia red meat relationship

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August 31

Cattle Council welcomes I-A CEPA breakthough

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August 16

Emily Pullen crowned 2019 NAB Agribusiness Rising Champion

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May 29

New cattle surveillance project to support producers limit their losses from endemic disease

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May 7

Cattle Council response to ACCC 12 month review

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May 3

Cattle Council opposes any live export ban

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May 1

Cattle Council 2018 NAB Agribusiness Rising Champions applications open

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March 8

Cattle Council travels to QLD for annual Rural Awareness Tour

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January 24

Next steps for Cattle Council

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January 17

Renewed strong support for Cattle Council

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January 11

PCAS welcomes Western Meat Packers Group

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January 4

KAFTA A success for Australian Beef

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December 18

Cattle Council congratulates New Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources

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December 15

Media Release: Beef Producers urge progress at WTO

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December 1

CCA focused on developing opportunities for leadership in the Grassfed Beef Industry

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November 24

Cattle Council of Australia CEO Announced

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November 8

Cattle Council heads to Paraguay with the International Beef Alliance

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October 26

CCA welcomes Leadership in Ag Funding

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October 6

Inaccurate information delays progression of the cattle industry

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August 12

Producer Update: Rising Champions Applications closing

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August 8

Cattle Council Acting CEO Announced

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August 3

Producer Update - Workshops to support farm biosecurity planning

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July 26

CCA & SCA to deliver more Biosecurity Workshops

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July 21

Calls for applications for the 2017 NAB Agribusiness Rising Beef Industry Champion Initiative

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June 21

Red Meat Industry gives DEXA the tick

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June 14

CCA CALLS FOR A UNITED FRONT ON DEXA ROLLOUT

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June 14

Producer Update - J-BAS transition & LPA

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May 9

'Farmecco' – potential to transform financial literacy across the beef industry

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May 9

Riverina Stockfeeds officially recognised for PCAS supplements

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April 6

First ever Framework for beef future

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April 4

Cattle Council pleased to announce Thomas Foods International joins ‘PCAS’

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March 31

Agreement Signed for Northern Australia Beef Plan

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March 7

Cattle Council hosts Nuffield scholars

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March 6

PBA Feeds to supply custom feeds to PCAS producers

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February 27

Australian-Indonesian trade partnership strengthens

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February 24

Government and industry partnerships the way forward for industry

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February 7

Cattle Council welcomes defence land acquisition announcement

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January 29

Cattle Council heads west

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January 25

Liberalised trade will deliver beef industry benefits

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January 24

Grassroots input needed on draft Australian Beef Sustainability Framework

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January 23

'PCAS Approved' growing with GrainCorp Liquid Feeds

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January 20

Last chance for producers to apply for directors course

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December 19

Duncan Bremner appointed as Cattle Council CEO

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December 15

Setting the leadership standard

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December 13

Capacity building programs motivating today's industry leaders

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December 2

R&D annual call to benefit beef industry

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November 29

Approved feed supplements on the menu for PCAS

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November 28

Beef producers to be represented on National Farmers board

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November 21

Applications open for beef industry directors course

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November 16

CCA President committed to future of industry

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November 14

Another step towards objective carcase measurement

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November 9

Cattle Council announces positive financials at AGM

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October 31

ACCC draft findings puts focus on producer needs

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October 24

Cattle Council welcomes Northern roads announcement

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October 13

CCA to represent Australia at International Beef Alliance

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October 11

Voting opens for CCA Board nominations

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October 4

CEO Jed Matz to step down at the end of year

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September 23

Increased transparency in RD&A investment

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September 19

CCA looks to future at AGM

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September 13

Amendment Bill an exciting moment in Aussie agriculture

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September 7

A new partnership ushers in an era of strengthened on-farm biosecurity

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August 30

Ready to take on future leadership roles

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August 24

Kirsty McCormack announced as 2017 Rising Champion

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August 17

Cattle industry's future leaders descend on Canberra

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August 15

Spotlight on improved road infrastructure

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August 10

Communication is key for the beef industry

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July 27

Industry mentoring key to success

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July 25

Giving a voice to South Australian rural youth

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July 21

Engaging youth on industry advocacy and policy

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July 20

Cattle Council calls on government to deliver on funding commitment

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July 19

Shining the spotlight on beef industry issues

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July 15

Rising Champion develops new opportunity for young producers

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July 4

Rising Champions state finalists announced

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June 24

Research vital to northern industry viability

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June 23

Cattle Council welcomes Coalition commitment to leadership

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June 21

Greater commitment to industry research needed

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June 20

Roads, mobile black spots and NBN on CCA radar

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June 17

Cattle Council supports independent live export inquiry

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June 14

Rising Champions applications closing soon

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June 11

Vietnam Allegations - Industry Response

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June 10

Beef at forefront of G20 table in China

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June 8

Cattle Council plays role in beef industry export growth

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June 7

CCA speaks up for grass fed producers at ACCC forums

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June 6

Cattle Council calls for commitment on sustainably funded producer body

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May 27

Young voices heard by beef industry decision makers

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May 24

Cattle Council calls for more information on boxed and wholesale beef prices

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May 20

Sharpening life and business skills through Rising Champions

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May 5

Senate’s red meat industry recommendations need fine-tuning

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May 4

Federal budget fails to recognise beef industry value to economy

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May 2

Cattle Council fosters young leaders through Rising Champion Initiative

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April 27

CCA skills put to good use on Agriculture Consultative Committee

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April 27

Plan to guide red meat R&D investment welcomed by CCA

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April 22

Grass fed beef producers take control of destiny and profitability

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April 22

CCA backs Queensland call for improved northern beef roads

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April 21

Beef boss praises bullish CCA for being back in the black

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April 20

Enhanced transparency for producers with MLA performance review

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April 18

Key decision makers given first hand look at red meat supply chain

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April 14

Move to value chain thinking a step closer with funding boost

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April 6

Red meat supply chain decision makers to be hosted by CCA

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April 5

Cattle Council welcomes ACCC market study

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April 1

Cattle Council calls for quick action on transport industry orders

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March 21

Grass fed beef industry leaders to sharpen governance skills

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March 17

CCA welcomes reforms to misuse of market powers in supply chain

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March 15

Cattle Council welcomes northern beef road investment

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March 14

Industry vote on Cattle Industry Representation flagged for 2016

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March 3

CCA closer to direct membership with levy expenditure legislation

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February 24

Appointment of Agriculture Commissioner Positive Step for ACCC

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February 23

Call for Calm and Longer Term Vision

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February 16

Beef Industry Strategic Plan

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February 5

Game changing partnership for beef industry welcomed by CCA

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February 5

Beef Producers welcome TPP signing

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January 21

White paper reveals beef language reforms

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January 20

Directors course fine-tunes business skills

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December 10

Industry determined to develop leadership in the Grassfed Beef Industry

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November 16

Cattle Council Independent Director joins Minister for North Asia Tour

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November 13

Cattle Council welcomes new appointed Board members

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October 28

Beef Producer Alliance Expands

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October 23

Cattle Council of Australia attend the 2015 Five Nations Beef Alliance Annual Conference

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October 22

Cattle Council congratulate the bipartisan support for the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement

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October 6

Beef Industry Strategic Plan 2020 – Producers demand greater profitability & leadership - Discussion paper 4 and 5 released.

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October 6

TPP - a game changer for new market opportunities and reductions in trade barriers

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September 28

Beef Industry Strategic Plan 2020 – No time wasted Discussion paper 3 released

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September 24

Cattle Council's Annual General Meeting Date Announced

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September 23

Beef Industry Strategic Plan 2020 – Discussion paper 2 released for comments

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September 10

Meat Industry Strategic Plan 2020 Launched

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August 31

Cattle Council backs China-Australia FTA campaign

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August 20

Young Producer announced as the 2015 Nab Agribusiness Rising Champion

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August 17

RISING CHAMPIONS CONVERGE ON CANBERRA

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August 12

Grass-fed Beef Industry Moves Towards New Region Based Structure

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August 11

Countdown to Cattle Council NAB Agribusiness Rising Champions Finals

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July 28

China ChAFTA Agreement to provide great things for Australia

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July 27

TPP must deliver say Beef Producers

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July 20

GRASSFED PRODUCERS HAVE INCREASED MARKET OPPORTUNITY WITH CHINA PROTOCOL

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July 15

Time for Industry to take control of its destiny

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July 10

NAB Agribusiness Rising Champion Finalists chosen for 2015

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July 6

White Paper benefits for Beef Producers Revealed

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June 26

Cattle Council urges producers to provide information

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June 17

Australia and China ChAFTA Agreement Finalised

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May 21

2015 NAB Agribusiness Rising Champion Initiative Applications Open

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May 14

Cattle Council Welcomes Federal Budget Measures

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May 4

Opinion - AgForce to host renowned international speaker to foster ag industry advocacy at Beef 2015

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May 4

PCAS Delivering $4 million of Premiums for Producers

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April 27

Five Nations Beef Alliance- Negotiators urged to secure high quality TPP deal

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March 20

Recognition for Grassfed Beef Promotion

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March 19

CCA Welcomes Senate Inquiry into red meat processing

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March 13

Japanese students get a taste of Aussie farm life.

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February 17

Consensus on beef industry structure

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February 3

Seeking producer input for future of beef language

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January 21

ESCAS report shows improved welfare for Australian livestock

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January 13

Beefed up Japan access a win for Aussie farmers

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December 11

Thai-riffic opportunity for cattle producers

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December 8

Influence the future of Beef Language

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December 5

2014 ratification a win for Aussie Producers

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November 17

Wins for Beef in China deal

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November 14

CQ Producer elected Cattle Council President

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November 12

CCA AGM Elects Two Independent Directors

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October 12

Trade Liberalisation talks in Texas

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October 1

Cattle Council welcomes Independent Board Members

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September 30

Beefed up producer forum in Armidale

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September 30

MLA Resolutions don't go far enough for Grassfed beef producers

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September 17

Red meat industry makes long-term commitment to Chinese market

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September 11

Industry committed to animal welfare, not red tape

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September 10

Cattle Council intends to engage Minister Joyce on Senate Report Recommendations

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September 5

CCA welcomes removal of EU tail tag requirement

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September 1

Cattle Council reinforces recommendations

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August 28

Central Queensland producer 2014 Beef Industry Rising Champion

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August 20

Young beef producers head to Canberra

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July 8

Red meat industry welcomes historic trade agreement with Japan

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May 26

Cattle Council welcomes taskforce

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May 23

Beef producers demand high quality TPP deal

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May 14

Along the South Australian beef supply chain – beef producer forum

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May 13

‘Beefy’ opportunity

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April 8

Further progress on KAFTA promising for Aussie Beef

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April 7

Long awaited AJFTA concluded

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March 31

Retailer demand drives greater premiums

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March 25

CCA joins industry delegation to Japan

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March 18

Sustainability Principles & Criteria available for public comment

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March 14

Producers must engage to define beef sustainability

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February 26

Cattle Council welcomes drought relief

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February 26

National peak industry councils asking WA beef and sheepmeat producers what's up in Kojonup?

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February 18

Cattle Council investigates market opportunities for Grassfed Beef

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February 4

Participation from those who know industry best

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January 30

Beef producers, take control!

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December 9

Cattle Council congratulates new AUSMEAT Chairman

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December 5

Cattle Council welcomes Australia-Korea Free Trade Agreement

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December 2

Cattle Council Restructure Overwhelmingly Approved by Members

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November 4

Cattle Council willingly engages with Senate Inquiry

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October 30

Pilbara gives Rise to Young Beef Champion

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October 4

Foreign Investment continues in beef industry

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September 27

CCA welcomes new MLA leadership

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September 26

Five Nations Beef Alliance Agrees on Core Principle for the TPP Agreement

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September 16

Cattle Council congratulates new Ministry

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September 9

Beef leaders meet in Australia

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September 6

Young beef producers rising to the occasion

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September 2

Next stop for Cattle Council producer forums is Launceston, Tasmania

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September 2

CCA adopts Direct approach to Membership

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August 14

Certified Pasturefed hits the mark at Casino

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August 5

Time to register for Cattle Council producer forums in Victoria and SA

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July 31

Will more bureaucracy lead to improved outcomes?

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July 19

Quota increase will aid northern producers

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July 16

Initiative opens door for young producers

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July 1

First producer gains Certified Pasturefed status

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June 26

Cattle Council calls rising beef producers

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June 12

Cattle Council considers restructure

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May 25

From Canberra to the bush

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May 14

Cattle Council on the Casino Beef Week program

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May 6

Solutions to ensure animal welfare in Egyptian facilities

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May 3

Shocking cattle cruelty in Egypt

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May 2

Low prices cause for concern

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April 29

Farm Finance package a step in the right direction

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April 23

Cattle Council broadens its consultation with producers

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April 22

Peak Councils encourage comment on Sheep and Cattle standards and guidelines

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April 15

Pasturefed certification to increase marketing options

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March 18

Cattle Council representative participates in 'real-time' FMD training in Nepal

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March 7

Cattle Council joins Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef

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March 4

Cattle Council urges use of Cattle Health Statement

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February 11

Cattle Council launches 'Beef 2015 and beyond'

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