Wednesday, February 21, 2024
Delayed cattle consignment in Darwin, Australia, now heading for Jakarta, Indonesia
A consignment of cattle delayed in a pre-export quarantine feedlot since mid-January sailed from Darwin, Australia, for Jakarta, Indonesia, on February 17, following the belated formal release of 2024 cattle import permits on February 16 by ...
Friday, January 5, 2024
Australia's immunisation drive shields thousands of Indonesian cattle from LSD
In an ongoing effort to safeguard Australia's cattle industry from biosecurity threats, the Australian government has sent its final and one-millionth vaccination dose to Indonesia to combat lumpy skin disease (LSD) and foot-and-mouth disea ...
Thursday, December 14, 2023
Cattle Australia to create framework for reporting country's land management in beef production
Australian grassfed cattle industry peak council, Cattle Australia, has committed to developing a national framework to international reporting requirements for land management practices in the country's beef production systems.
Thursday, November 23, 2023
Vietnam adopts new cattle welfare standards, aligning with Australia's beef industry
Vietnam has introduced new voluntary animal standards for cattle, to align with Australia's robust animal welfare practices, at the Australia-Vietnam Beef Cattle Symposium held in Hanoi, Countryman reported.
Monday, November 20, 2023
Australian university uses sensors to study cattle's consumption patterns
Simple on-animal sensors could be a game changer for Australian beef cattle nutrition, according to research conducted at University of Queensland (UQ).
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Australia's live cattle export prices to Indonesia on decline
Australia's live cattle export prices to Indonesia are falling, with feeder steers shipped from Darwin fetching around $2.60 a kilogramme compared to a peak of $5.50 a kilogramme in 2022.
Wednesday, September 20, 2023
Australia's cattle exports fell 20% in August
Australia's cattle exports dropped 20% in August following Indonesia's ban on several key export yards in northern Australia.
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Australia's cattle exports now re-permitted to enter Indonesia
Australian cattle producers will be able to resume live cattle and buffalo trade with Indonesia after Australia agreed to extra biosecurity measures on September 8.
Thursday, September 7, 2023
Australia's adult cattle slaughter reaches 39-month high
Australia's rates of national adult cattle slaughter hit a 39-month high last week, reaching 127,377 head.
Wednesday, September 6, 2023
Malaysia ends suspension of live cattle imports from Australia
Australia's Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) announced it has been formally advised by Malaysia on September 5 that it has lifted the temporary suspension of live cattle and buffalo imports from Australia, effective ...
Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Australian opposition looks to quick resolution of Indonesia's LSD-related ban on Aussie cattle
New export restrictions slapped on two West Australian cattle yards by Indonesia will need to be resolved by September 12, according to Australia's federal opposition.
Wednesday, August 23, 2023
Australia's strong cattle supply benefits global protein giant JBS
As the US beef industry grapples with constrained livestock supply and surging cattle prices, global protein leader JBS finds support in Australia's thriving cattle supply, with analysts told of the positive impact of Australia's role in th ...
Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Malaysia halts Australian cattle and buffalo imports amid lumpy skin disease concerns
Malaysia has temporarily suspended the import of live cattle and buffalo from Australia, over concerns about lumpy skin disease (LSD) arising from four Australian facilities last month, The Malaysian Reserve reported.
Monday, August 7, 2023
Professor gets grant for project focused on collaboration between Australian, Vietnamese beef cattle sectors
An associate professor from Australia's Griffith Agribusiness has been awarded an Australia-Vietnam Enhanced Economic Engagement Grant (AVEG) for the project, "Reimagining collaboration in the Australian and Vietnam beef cattle sectors ...
Thursday, August 3, 2023
Australian cattle industry addresses Indonesia's suspension of imports over lumpy skin disease concerns
The Australian government is taking proactive measures to address concerns raised by international trading partners following Indonesia's decision to suspend cattle imports from four Australian pre-export quarantine facilities due to lumpy ...

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