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’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…

CPA meets with the CCA Board

MEDIA RELEASE 11 October 2019 Cattle Producers Australia (CPA) met with the Board of Cattle Council of Australia (CCA) and proposed that in the interests of cattle producer transaction levy payers, we seek a unified position to guarantee cattle producers have a say in their industry and gain some control over levy expenditure. Dr Wright…

CPA Speaks at meeting in Tasmania on RMAC’s ‘White Paper’ – Red Meat Australia

Media Release 4th October 2019 Dr Paul Wright Chair of Cattle Producers Australia (CPA) the organisation leading producer representation reform and CPA Implementation Committee Member David Byard led the discussions on the Red Meat MoU White Paper at a ‘Town Hall’ style meeting in Launceston, Tasmania this week. David Byard who is also Executive Officer…

CPA endorses the Coalition of Grass-fed Levy Payer’s Open Letter to the Minister Rejecting Red Meat Industry ‘White Paper’

In an Open Letter sent to the Minister for Agriculture Bridget McKenzie, Chair of CPA Dr Paul Wright endorsed the recent letter sent to the Minister from a Coalition of Grass-fed Levy Payers rejecting the Red Meat Industry Council (RMAC) MoU Review White Paper. In it's letter (see below), Dr Paul Wright emphasised the need…