NEWS FROM 2007


  • Checking feed for chemical residues essential
    09-Nov-2007

  • The Chairman of SAFEMEAT, Jack Ware, today urged livestock producers to be aware of chemical residues when feeding supplementary feeds to livestock. Mr Ware said that there is a risk that some supplementary feeds will have been treated with agricultural chemicals and this could potentially l... READ MORE

  • CowCatcher traceability exercise a success
    23-Jul-2007

  • The Chairman of SAFEMEAT, Jack Ware today stated that the recent ‘CowCatcher II’ cattle traceability exercise undertaken by the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry was a success. Mr Ware said the CowCatcher II exercise tested the ability of each state to comply with... READ MORE

Did You Know...

Australia holds a disease free status for FMD and TSE (BSE or 'mad-cows' disease and Scrapie)

The Australian red meat industry works closely with state and federal government agencies to ensure Australia’s meat safety systems remain world class.

Australian red meat —
Safe, healthy and delicious.

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