Prices & Markets: Man-made meat | maximise goat margins | slaughter increase for south-east

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In market: the facts on lab-grown meat
 
Lab-grown 'man-made’ meat is increasingly hitting the headlines. MLA's Chief Marketing and Communications Officer Lisa Sharp explains how the red meat industry is responding to this trend.
 
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Maximise your goat margins
 
Need some advice on improving the profitability of your goat herd? Hear from fellow producers on the markets and margins of their enterprises in MLA’s latest Going into Goats video.
 
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Low rainfall leads to increase in slaughter
 
Drier than average seasonal conditions across south-east Australia has seen eastern states lamb and sheep slaughter increase in the first half of 2018.
 
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Get to know the LMO
 
Each month we hear from one of MLA’s Livestock Market Officers (LMO) to learn more about their role at the saleyards. Here we talk to James Armitage, who covers New England.
 
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Goat NVD update
 
A new version of the LPA NVD for goats, available electronically and in print, has been developed to better reflect practices in the goatmeat industry.
 
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