Livestock SA has a vision for a strong, viable, productive and profitable livestock production sector in South Australia which is valued by the community and all levels of government.
Livestock SA Initiatives
Livestock SA provides advocacy and industry assistance in conjunction with other state and national bodies, all with the focus to provide help and support to those in the livestock industries.
- Traprock cluster fence a "game-changer' - Sheep Central An interesting yarn from Sheep Central on cluster fencing and how it's helping in the fight against wild dogs in Queensland.
Steel posts and wire netting are proving to be effective weapons in the fight against wild dogs in Queensland’s traprock region.
- Lambing sites sought for on-farm research A national study on lambing density is looking for more producers to become involved. Read more to find out more on how you can help! Story thanks to Stock Journal.
Small mob sizes and lower stocking rates can increase lamb survival from twin bearing ewes by nearly 5 per cent, ...
- SA producers hit Blueprint gross targets A great update on the SA Sheep Industry Blueprint, on the eve of its one-year anniversary! Story via FarmOnline http://bit.ly/2mK6nM9
The Australian lamb industry looks set to continue its decade-long purple patch of outstanding demand, as SA leads the charge on sheepmeat productivity goals.