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Producers invited to share experiences

Posted 11/2/2019
Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) in conjunction with the Goat Industry Council of Australia (GICA) is running a project called ‘Dough from Doe$’. The aim of the project is to review advanced breeding programs for meat goat productio ..

New goat NVD available

Posted 14/1/2019
A new version of the LPA NVD for goats is available both electronically and in printed booklets, and better reflects practices in the goat meat industry. It allows for harvested rangeland goats to be moved without a tag from the property on which ..

Goat Targeted Antibacterial Residue Testing

Posted 28/11/2018
The Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has now published the new Goat Targeted Antimicrobial Residue Testing (TART) program for testing of suspect animals at slaughter. Purpose To manage the risk of antibacterial residues that exc ..

Australian Industry Standards and Guidelines for Goats

Posted 04/9/2018
Animal Health Australia (AHA) together with Goat Industry Council of Australia (GICA) have developed the Australian Industry Standards and Guidelines for Goats (http://www.animalwelfarestandards.net.au/goat/). The industry standards and guideline ..

National Farm Biosecurity Manual - Grazing Livestock Production April 2018 is now available

Posted 25/7/2018
The National Farm Biosecurity Reference Manual for Grazing Livestock Production is an important tool for meeting our shared responsibility for biosecurity. It has been developed to reduce the risk to farming operations of diseases, weeds and pest ..

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