• Old Versions of LPA NVDs to be Phased Out

    • SAFEMEAT will phase out all but the most recent versions of LPA National Vendor Declarations (NVD’s) at some time during 2015. The Chair of SAFEMEAT Partners, Ross Keane has announced that the policy will apply to all LPA NVDs prior to the 0413 versions for cattle, EU cattle, sheep an... READ MORE

      • Coal Seam Gas Production and Implications for Livestock

      • Coal Seam Gas (CSG) production involves sinking wells into coal seams where natural gas, primarily methane, is trapped by high pressure water. The extraction process involves “dewatering” seams by pumping water to the surface to release the pressure and allow gases to flow. A separator a... READ MORE

      • Declarations essential for feedstuffs when drought feeding

      • With drought still affecting significant areas of rural Australia SAFEMEAT is urging livestock producers to seek information on the chemical residue status of fodder, grains and by-products fed to livestock. SAFEMEAT Chairman Ross Keane, warned that some supplementary feeds, including some by-p... 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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