Red Meat Updates 2022
Our sponsors are involved in the red meat industry, working on the ground to support producers with on-farm management decisions. You can explore each of our sponsors and the expertise and resources they offer through the Red Meat Updates Industry Catalogue.
Meat & Livestock Australia
Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) is a not-for-profit, producer-owned company acting as the marketing, research and development body for Australia’s red meat and livestock industry.
MLA’s purpose is to foster the long-term prosperity of the Australian red meat and livestock industry, by investing producer levies into research and marketing activities that contribute to profitability, sustainability and global competitiveness.
Virtual Farm Tour sponsor
Nutrien Ag Solutions
Sustainable Futures Session sponsor
Rabobank is the world’s leading food and agribusiness bank, supporting farmers and the vitality of rural communities since 1898. Founded by farmers, for farmers, we’re committed to promoting the importance of the agricultural industry, and growing Aussies’ understanding of where their food comes from. Visit our Agri Knowledge Hub for the latest agri insights trends and podcasts on red meat to help support on-farm business decisions.
Industry Innovator sponsor
Private Forests Tasmania
Gate to Plate sponsor
At Coles, we’re proud to source great quality Tasmanian lamb for our grass-fed lamb range, GRAZE. Now available in more than 800 Coles supermarkets, Coles’ GRAZE Tasmanian grass-fed lamb range is 100% Australian grown and includes lamb chops, roast, cutlets, and mince. We’re able to produce this range thanks to fantastic producers, like the Mitchelson family from Westbury and Scott Colvin from Blackwood Creek in Tasmania, who supply lamb to Coles for our GRAZE lamb range. For more information about the Coles GRAZE Grass Fed Lamb range, visit our website.
Concurrent session sponsors
Beef Updates – Landfall Angus
Sheep Updates – Zoetis
Dryland Pasture Updates – Barenbrug
Perennial pasture forms the backbone for most livestock enterprises. To realise the very best performance from pasture requires an understanding of the methods and opportunities for your unique situation.
Barenbrug’s Perennial Pasture Guide, Extensive Systems, takes you through sound agronomic advice for preparation techniques, cultivar selection of grasses and legumes, and active management practices to be productive for many years.
Irrigated Pasture Updates – DLF Seeds
State Government sponsor
Natural Resources & Environment Tasmania
Peak Industry sponsor
Tasmanian Farmers & Graziers Association
NRM North works with industry and the community to care for natural resources across northern Tasmania, managing government investment in natural resource management and delivering projects and funding to landholders for on-farm works.
Their land, water and biodiversity programs support sustainable agriculture with projects focused on improving drought resilience, biosecurity, trialling soil management innovations and supporting agricultural landcare. Providing targeted grants to fence stock out of waterways, weed management, revegetation and a wide range of field days and practical resources NRM North strive to support the northern Tasmanian community to maintain a healthy and vibrant environment well into the future.
Learn more by visiting nrmnorth.org.au or phone 03 6333 7777.
Tasmanian Quality Meats
Emerging Leader sponsor
Tasmanian Angus Breeders Group and Angus Australia
Conference dinner sponsor
Morning tea sponsors
Upper Murray Seeds
Since 1993, Upper Murray Seeds has focused on producing premium pasture seed for Australian farmers. With a proud family history, Upper Murray Seeds has grown over 3 generations, creating a vertically integrated seed business with a commitment to increasing productivity for farmers across the country. Our range includes temperate, tropical, and sub-tropical forage seed varieties, that are bred to suit a wide range of farming operations. With customer service and sales headquarters in Albury NSW, Upper Murray Seeds has stocked warehouses located across Australia including production, research and warehouse facilities based right here in Tasmania. For more information visit our website.
Networking Drinks sponsors
Webb & Woodiwiss
Newton & Henry
Allflex – Coopers Animal Health
Welcome Refreshments sponsors
Industry Catalogue sponsors
Animal Health Australia
JLL Agribusiness are Tasmania’s leading rural valuation experts. We regularly provide advice to a wide range of clients including family farming businesses to domestic and international corporate institutions, financiers and investment funds. Speak to our expert team at the Red Meat Updates to gain an insight on current property trends and learn how we can help you ‘Achieve your Ambitions’.
Incitec Pivot Fertilisers