ALSA will be conducting its annual summer workshop on FRiday FEb 16 at the Ag Vic offices in Attwood. Open to all members. Topics include Transport, industry data, OH&S and sheep RFID/ animal welfare plans. (more…)
The ACCC has recently released an update on progress in relation to the recent red meat industry study.
A number of ALSA members took part in a tour of the UK and Holland in March this year to consider the sheep RFID system in both countries. This has been operating for 6 years. The tour was funded by the Food Source program operated by Regional Development Victoria.
Scanclear is undertaking a fund raising drive to support the Terry Daniher MND foundation. This will be based on the Deniliquin Saleyard.
Following the recent Victorian government decision to mandate sheep RFID from 1st January 2017 ALSA will be conducting a members workshop to consider the process and in particular the reply to the consultation phase. This workshop will include industry service providers and government to provide added input and to consider technical options for saleyards. (more…)