Monday, July 22, 2013

BEEF INDUSTRY REFORM and the ROMA - BEEF THE FUTURE FORUM

HuntBlog Newsletter 23 July 2013


BEEF INDUSTRY REFORM
and the
ROMA—BEEF THE FUTURE FORUM

this is an important document that should be read and acted on by all cattle producers who are concerned about the future of their industry

Over 130 cattle producers attended the Roma Forum on 10 July 2013 regarding the debt and profitability crisis facing the Australian beef industry. Presentations were heard from the Australian Beef Association (ABA) and the Cattle Council of Australia (CCA) regarding the cattle industry organisational structure reform, as well as a talk on the extent of the current farm debt crisis by Rowel Walton, Chairman of the Rural Debt Roundtable Working Group (RDRWG).