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AustraliaIllegal abattoir condemned by meat industry
AUSTRALIA, St Leonards, NSW. The Australian meat industry has called for harsh sanctions against an alleged illegal abattoir in Victoria that has been exposed as part of an undercover surveillance operation.
SustainabilityCarbon neutral meat production
AUSTRALIA, Oakleigh, Vic. On 1 December 2018, Flinders + Co became the first meat company in Australia to fully offset all carbon emissions from not only their business, but every kilogram of meat they sell.
ICoMSTFair looking for sponsors
GERMANY, Potsdam/Berlin. An event like this cannot be financed by the revenues alone. The project is financed by the participation fees, but requires the help of sponsors.
Red MeatReduced supply of heavy lambs
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne. The national heavy lamb indicator recently surpassed 900¢/kg carcase weight (cwt), the first time ever it’s exceeded this mark.
MLADry conditions bring elevated slaughter and lower carcase weights
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne. Challenging conditions led to increased cattle, lamb and mutton slaughter in July, as well as a decline in carcase weights across the board.
MergerAmcor and Bemis to combine billion all-stock transaction
USA, Neenah, Wi. | AUSTRALIA, Melbourne. Amcor Limited and Bemis Company, Inc. announced that their respective Boards of Directors have unanimously approved a definitive agreement under which Amcor will acquire Bemis in an all-stock combination.
Meat Science64th Icomst begins on the 12th August
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne. The 64th International Congress of Meat Science and Technology will be held from 12th to 17th of August 2018.
ICoMSTAdditional symposiums and tours available
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne. The organisators managed to offer two additional pre-congress symposiums and a new Technical & Scenic Tour to the attendees.
ICoMSTCall for short papers is open for a few days
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne. Notification of acceptance will be confirmed until 10 May 2018.
ICoMSTPresenting national and international speakers
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne. The next International Congress of Meat Science and Technology will be held in Melbourne, Australia the next but one will be held in Berlin, Germany.
ICoMST 2018Call for short papers is open
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne. The 64th International Congress of Meat Science and Technology will be held in Melbourne, Australia from 12 to 17 August 2018.
Measuring TechnologyMeat & Livestock Australia receives grant
AUSTRALIA, North Sidney. Australian government supports the meat industry by an investment in new technology.
Australia-Japan FTA creates mixed reactions
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne The newly signed free-trade agreement between Australia and Japan has drawn a mixed response from the food industry in Australia.
Animal activists slam live export report
AUSTRALIA, North Melbourne Animals Australia and The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals of Australia (RSPCA Australia) have condemned findings presented in the Federal government's first investigation into animal cruelty claims of Australian animals in Indonesian abattoirs.
FMD outbreak fears
AUSTRALIA, Canberra Australia would be unable to deal with a major outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease, costing the agricultural industry up to AUS$16 bill., a review of the country's infection contingency plans for the disease has found.
Push for more lamb on U.S. plates
AUSTRALIA A new joint initiative by Australian, United States and New Zealand sheepmeat producers is to get more Americans eating lamb.