MLA releases global beef outlook

A report released last week by MLA provides a valuable overview of the global beef industry and insight to the challenges Australia faces as one of the three largest exporters in world trade. In global terms Australia accounts for only 3 per cent of beef production, but it represents 17pc of world trade and it […]

New ways for stakeholders to participate in red meat reform process

TWO new ways for Australia’s 82,000 red meat and livestock businesses to give their views on the future structure of the industry have been announced. An independent Red Meat Reform Taskforce is seeking wide-ranging feedback until 14 March on its discussion paper exploring the future roles, responsibilities and funding of Australia’s red meat industry bodies. People can […]

Event aims to build pool of young meat industry reps

REGISTRATIONS are open for agriculture students and young people starting a career in the beef industry to participate in the inaugural Intercollegiate Meat Judging (ICMJ) Northern Beef competition and training conference. The ICMJ Northern Conference event is being hosted by CQUniversity Australia and Teys Australia in Rockhampton from April 25-27 this year. Until now, ICMJ […]

Tinder for cows

Tinder for cows is online dating for cattle breeders to find their stock's perfect match It is not just humans seeking love on Valentine's Day; a new matchmaking app is bringing cows together. United Kingdom farming startup, Hectare Agritech, has created Tudder, a Tinder-style app that helps farmers find breeding matches by viewing pictures of cattle with details [...]

MEATCO RACE DAY

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MEATCO RECENTLY ENJOYED A DAY AT THE RACES WITH STAFF AND FRIENDS TO SUPPORT THE GOLDEN BEACH SCHOOL AT CALOUNDRA , SPONSORING A RACE ON THE PROGRAM WAS THE HIGHLIGHT OF THE DAY FOR THE TEAM AND MY CONGRATULATIONS GOES OUT TO THE SUNSHINE COAST  TURF CLUB FOR MAKING US MOST WELCOME

The Caxton Hotel

The Caxton Hotel

Meatco proudly supplying The Caxton Hotel and supporting The Men Of League Foundation at Origin 2 lunch. Origin legends Ben Elias and Tony Currie along with Tony Durkin MC made the day a great success.

Australian beef gaining popularity in China’s fifth-largest city

Australian beef gaining popularity in China’s fifth-largest city A young Chinese businessman who lived in Brisbane for three years is behind a string of Australian-style butcher shops popping up in Chengdu, China’s fifth-largest city. “I did eat a lot of beef when I was at uni in Queensland!” Ming Yang said. “I didn’t know beef […]

Charlie’s Golf Day 2016

Winners of the Charlie’s Golf Day which is organised by The Prince Charles Hospital Foundation to help raise funds for Life Saving Medical Research were (Peter Seage, Brendan Perkins, Richard Wonnacott and Andrew Hibberson) representing Meatco. This Corporate event was held at Virginia Golf Club and a great day was had by all.