Tag Archives: animal welfare

ALRTA News 6 July 2018

LIVE EXPORT FACTS The National Farmers Federation, Sheep Producers Australia and WAFarmers have jointly launched a new web resource Live Export Facts which tells the stories of the people behind the industry. Stories like that of Bindi Murray, a third generation sheep farmer … Continue reading

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ALRTA Special News – 5 May 2017

SPECIAL EDITION: NZ EFFLUENT REPORT Last week I spent 4 days in regional NZ and I didn’t see a sheep.  Not one. But perhaps even more surprising is that the NZ National Government, regional councils and district councils take livestock … Continue reading

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ALRTA News – 7 April 2017

PRESIDENT KEENAN MEETS MINISTER CHESTER ALRTA National President met with the Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, the Hon. Darren Chester MP, in Wangaratta, Victoria.  President Keenan and two other operators were invited to attend the luncheon which provided an … Continue reading

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ALRTA News – 10 March 2017

ALRTA TO INSPECT EFFLUENT MANAGEMENT FACILITIES IN NZ The ALRTA National Animal Welfare Sub-Committee met via teleconference this week to discuss the nitty gritty of sending a delegation to New Zealand to inspect their well-developed livestock effluent management system.  ALRTA … Continue reading

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ALRTA News – 10 February 2017

MORE FLEXIBLE DRIVING OPTIONS TO PROTECT ANIMAL WELFARE ALRTA has welcomed the National Livestock Welfare Work and Rest Exemption (Notice) 2017 (No.1). From today, the new notice will allow Standard and BFM drivers in NSW, VIC, QLD, SA, TAS and … Continue reading

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