Cattle Producers Australia progressing reform for Cattle Industry

Media Release 19 October 2020 Cattle Producers Australia (CPA) Chair Dr Paul Wright provided a statement today after the recent public commentary over the lack of progress for much-needed red meat industry organisational restructure. Dr Wright said that “CPA has been involved in many discussions behind the scenes on matters related to the red meat…

CPA calls for action on levy payer register

Press Release 28 February 2020 Cattle Producers Australia (CPA) Chair Dr Paul Wright is of the understanding that a levy register could be up and running by July 1st according to information provided by the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment. CPA met with the Department last week who confirmed that they had concluded…

CPA welcomes return of David Littleproud as Minister for Agriculture

10 February 2020 Cattle Producers Australia (CPA) today congratulated David Littleproud and welcomed his return to the key portfolio position as Minister for Agriculture. The Chair of CPA Dr. Paul Wright said that agriculture faces significant challenges. “There is a need for significant government attention with extended drought yet to be properly broken and its…

Minister for Agriculture confirms that input from levy payers will be a critical part of any new structure

24 January 2020 Dr Paul Wright Chair of Cattle Producers Australia (CPA) said that "CPA supports Senator Bridget McKenzie in her vitally important role as Minister for Agriculture acknowledging her initiatives to date in seeking not only reform of grass-roots cattle producer representation but also her work to ensure bio security measures are in place…

CPA’s Response to Modernising the Research and Development Corporation system – Review 2019

Modernising the Research and Development Corporation system – Review 2019 Cattle Producers Australia Limited (CPA) welcomes the Government’s initiative in seeking to better support farmers across Australia through modernising the Research and Development Corporation system. CPA is pleased to have the opportunity to respond to the Modernising the Research and Development Corporation System Discussion Paper…