Livestock sections of country shows across the state are being given a new lease on life, with many show committees ramping up their efforts to put livestock back in the spotlight.
Australian Lot Feeders Association/Meat & Livestock Australia survey shows that for the last June quarter there were over 1,147,393 head on feed nationally.
A puffy pink seaweed that can stop cows from burping out methane is being primed for mass farming by researchers from the University of the Sunshine Coast.
Fracking - not cows - is responsible for the big increase in atmospheric methane levels in the past decade, according to new Cornell University research published on Wednesday.
Australia's red meat industry must learn from the mistake of the dairy industry and protect the word meat from being used by laboratory-grown substitutes through better labelling laws.
NT cattlemen say veto powers on non-pastoral use permits unnecessary and holding back ag development in the Top End.
Stakeholders at the Roma Saleyards put their emergency national stock standstill procedures to the test recently during a simulated outbreak of foot and mouth disease.
Elisha Parker from Clermont in Queensland has been named the 2020 NAB Agribusiness Cattle Council Rising Champion.
Nuffield scholar Stewart Borg says a feedlot industry in northern Australia could work - despite some key hurdles.