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1st June 2019 Breeders Workshop - Oakwood - Boho
SATURDAY 1 JUNE 2019INFORMATION DAY AND NEW BREEDERSWORKSHOPBOHO North East Victoria10.00 am – 4.00 pm$75.00 per person Bookings essential Lunch providedConducted by Mr. Josef Kleynhans – SABGBA (South Africa)and hosted by The Boer Goat Breeders Association of AustraliaMr. Josef Kleynhans is a revered Judge and accomplished and successfulbreeder of both Standard and Red Boers. Since 2010 Josef has been integral in the the... more details
27th March 2019 Free webinar: How to get your business benchmarked without paying a cent
Free webinar: How to get your business benchmarked without paying a cent   When: Monday, 15 April 2019 7:00 pm, Australia Eastern Time (Brisbane, GMT+10:00)   What’s it about? MLA and Holmes Sackett have partnered to offer 60 commercial goat producers the opportunity to get their businesses fully benchmarke... more details
21st March 2019 school ag education packages
school ag education packages   Most resources are housed on the Good Meat website ... more details
21st March 2019 NSW Goat Conference Poster - 28th March
2019 Goat Conference Thursday 28 March Demo Club, Broken Hill 8:30am to 2:30pm   Don’t miss out on this opportunity to hear what’s happening in the goat industry. ... more details
20th March 2019 AgMemo | March 2019 - Western Australia
https://www.agric.wa.gov.au/newsletters/agmemo/agmemo-march-2019 ... more details
20th March 2019 MLA - Get your business benchmarked without paying a cent
Get your business benchmarked without paying a cent       MLA and Holmes Sackett have partnered to offer 60 commercial goat producers th... more details
12th March 2019 MLA - 2018 Goat Snapshot
Hi all   The Goat Industry Summary has been updated with 2018 numbers.   Direct link to the Goat Industry Summary (and a copy attached): ... more details
25th February 2019 Goat prices on the rise - MLA February 21st 2019
Goat prices on the rise 21 February 2019 Goat indicators have continued to climb in 2019, while slaughter has been heavily impacted by ongoing poor seasonal conditions. Find out the latest on slaughter, prices and exports here. Slaughter Australian goat slaughter tracked below both the five-year average and year-ago levels for the entirety of 2018, totalling close to 1.65 million head (ABS) – a year-on-year decrease of more than 300,000... more details
25th February 2019 Producer Survey on the Goat Industry
MLA is funding a project to work one on one with goat producers to better understand the finances of the business over time, and while they are at it, collect some aggregated data which will help us understand how the industry is tracking.   Below is a bit more about the project and the kind of information we’ll be looking for. We would love you to get involved, so if you are keen, please get in touch with Prue Francis from Holmes Sackett (details below). Feel free ... more details
2nd January 2019 MLA and the Goat Industry Council of Australia (GICA) Scholarships
Get on the TRAIL! Applications due 13 January 2019 MLA and the Goat Industry Council of Australia (GICA) are funding two scholarships through the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation TRAIL Program. The next course runs from 27 February to 7 March 2019 and young emerging goat producer leaders should submit their applications by COB 13 January 2019. ... more details
2nd January 2019 Goat reproduction project-communicatio​n request
Goat reproduction project-communicatio​n request ... more details
2nd January 2019 GICA Executive Summary - AGM and Council Meeting - Nov 18 + information on amendments to Constitution
Please find attached the Executive Summary of the AGM and Council meeting held in November.   All amendments to the Constitution, circulated on 01.11.18, were agreed to and endorsed.   Changes to note: * Associate members have become Members with full voting entitlements NB: AMIC has remained as an Associate Member * Members previously known as Associate Members are now 'commodity' based representatives ... more details
2nd January 2019 Succession planning – what to do when you don’t know where to start
Succession planning – what to do when you don’t know where to start       ... more details