Deadline set for LPA NVD change

EXPECTATIONS from international markets will see red meat producers need to ensure they have the current Livestock Production Assurance National Vendor Declaration (LPA NVD) form from November 16.
EXPECTATIONS from international markets will see red meat producers need to ensure they have the current Livestock Production Assurance National Vendor Declaration (LPA NVD) form from November 16.
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UPDATED: WA organic farmer Steve Marsh has lost his court appeal for compensation after GM canola was found on his Kojonup property in 2010. UPDATED: WA organic farmer Steve Marsh has lost his court appeal for compensation after GM canola was found on his Kojonup property in 2010.
NFF CEO Simon Talbot says Chinese farm industry and political officials are confused about the union-led campaign against the FTA.
NFF CEO Simon Talbot says Chinese farm industry and political officials are confused about the union-led campaign against the FTA.
AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation has warned of the risks of a AUSTRALIAN Wool Innovation has warned of the risks of a "fiscal cliff" if the current 2 per cent wool levy is not supported.
DEBATE over government intervention at saleyards has underpinned evidence presented at the red meat inquiry today. DEBATE over government intervention at saleyards has underpinned evidence presented at the red meat inquiry today.
MLA’s National Livestock Reporting Service has this week re-commenced reporting national AuctionsPlus cattle and sheep sales.
02 Sep 15  1 MLA’s National Livestock Reporting Service has this week re-commenced reporting national AuctionsPlus cattle and sheep sales. | Aus beef goes online to China  | Spirited buying at Roma 
AUSTRALIA'S top butchers are sharpening their skills ahead of the TriNations international butchery competition in September.
22 Aug 15 AUSTRALIA'S top butchers are sharpening their skills ahead of the TriNations international butchery competition in September.  | Consumers turn to pork for protein  | Lamb slaughter rises again 
ONCE considered a pest within the Broken Hill region, goats have become pastoralists' new best friend, with prices tracking similar to mutton.
20 Aug 15 ONCE considered a pest within the Broken Hill region, goats have become pastoralists' new best friend, with prices tracking similar to mutton. | Breed targets guide success  | Broken Hill water supply questioned 
PORK producers who held on through tough times and invested in the industry should be well-rewarded in the next 18 months, with a strong outlook for prices.
13 Aug 15 PORK producers who held on through tough times and invested in the industry should be well-rewarded in the next 18 months, with a strong outlook for prices.
A VOLUNTARY move by the Australian pork industry to phase out the use of sow stalls has reached the 70 per cent mark.
04 Aug 15 A VOLUNTARY move by the Australian pork industry to phase out the use of sow stalls has reached the 70 per cent mark. | Only cage ban will clean up pork 
JERVOIS, SA, has long been known for its ties to dairy farming, but last week the small town witnessed a rarity in the industry.
30 Jul 15  1 JERVOIS, SA, has long been known for its ties to dairy farming, but last week the small town witnessed a rarity in the industry. | Steer success in NSW 'beef nursery'  | Gina's latest cattle country deal 
VICTORIAN slaughter cattle are expected to leave Australian shores within four months under the pioneering cattle deal with China.
29 Jul 15 VICTORIAN slaughter cattle are expected to leave Australian shores within four months under the pioneering cattle deal with China.
A CURRENT bill before the New South Wales Parliament proposes to end the use of sow stalls, and if passed will become Australia's second ban.
29 Jul 15  2 A CURRENT bill before the New South Wales Parliament proposes to end the use of sow stalls, and if passed will become Australia's second ban.
HORSE owners are reminded to take steps to protect their animals from the risk of Hendra virus infection with the confirmation of a new case on the Atherton Tablelands.
24 Jul 15 HORSE owners are reminded to take steps to protect their animals from the risk of Hendra virus infection with the confirmation of a new case on the Atherton Tablelands.
LAME cattle complications are hitting buyers at the Ballarat saleyards hard, with sore feet complaints increasing.
15 Jul 15  2 LAME cattle complications are hitting buyers at the Ballarat saleyards hard, with sore feet complaints increasing.
A TRAGIC series of events led Steven Elliott to become one of the most well-known competitors on the dog trial circuit.
15 Jul 15 A TRAGIC series of events led Steven Elliott to become one of the most well-known competitors on the dog trial circuit.
FARMERS in NSW are putting their money where their mouths are when it comes to fox control.
13 Jul 15  12 FARMERS in NSW are putting their money where their mouths are when it comes to fox control.
TWO ancient traditions - red meat production and storytelling - are coming together within MLA in interesting, digital ways.
13 Jul 15 TWO ancient traditions - red meat production and storytelling - are coming together within MLA in interesting, digital ways. | Streamlining supply benefits beef  | MLA launches western cattle... 
PROVIDING sheep and cattle producers in Australia’s rangelands with insights to help them run a sustainable business will be the focus of a free webinar.
12 Jul 15 PROVIDING sheep and cattle producers in Australia’s rangelands with insights to help them run a sustainable business will be the focus of a free webinar.
ANGUS bull sales may be commonplace in Australia but last weekend, Australian Angus genetics were on offer for the first time in Kazakhstan.
11 Jul 15 ANGUS bull sales may be commonplace in Australia but last weekend, Australian Angus genetics were on offer for the first time in Kazakhstan. | Huge prices on AuctionsPlus 
A RAFT of new allegations over the welfare of cattle sold into the Vietnam and Thailand live export markets is being investigated.
10 Jul 15  11 A RAFT of new allegations over the welfare of cattle sold into the Vietnam and Thailand live export markets is being investigated. | Greens blast anti-trespass Bill 
STRATHALBYN-based Border Leicester breeder Lynton Arney says MLA is in a difficult position being at the
08 Jul 15  1 STRATHALBYN-based Border Leicester breeder Lynton Arney says MLA is in a difficult position being at the "ground level" of the red meat industry.

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Good observation Itz Me. As big as it is this fleece will pale into insignificance if the Paris
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Agree 100 % with Ed Story. Jock, buy a full length mirror and have a good look at yourself.
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looking under beds for red herrings and ranting at every shadow about trade agreements is a sign
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