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CPA launches with growing membership numbers

After four long years, with many obstacles in the course, the Implementation Committee has successfully launched Cattle Producers Australia as the new independent National democratic representative body for grass fed cattle producers. We are thrilled to be able to connect with producers all over Australia to strengthen the future of the industry and take steps…

Recovery after Devastation – 2019 Queensland Floods

Cattle Producers Australia (CPA) acknowledges the immense task ahead in managing the unprecedented flood damage that has devastated Northern Queensland. CPA Committee member Rob Atkinson sends a message to producers affected by the floods via a video below. Cattle Producers Australia would like to let everyone affected by the recent flooding events in the Central…

CPA calls on Government to bolster Biosecurity

Media Release 14 February 2019 Cattle Producers Australia president Dr Paul Wright is calling on Government to ramp-up biosecurity surveillance across Australia after a recent detection of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) contamination in food was brought in by international visitors. Dr Wright said “this highlighted the need to maintain utmost vigilance at points of…

CPA Responds to the Government’s Response to the Senate Inquiry into the Effect of Market Consolidation on the Red Meat Processing Sector

Chair of Cattle Producers Australia (CPA) Dr Paul Wright issued a statement today following the Australian Government’s recent response to the Senate RRATR Committee Second Interim and final reports into ‘The Effect of Market Consolidation on the Red Meat Processing Sector’. Dr Wright acknowledged the Government’s assessment of the Senate Committee Report and their recommendations…