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Beef
Research project

Feedlot animal welfare benchmarking

Continuous improvement of animal welfare is essential for maintaining consumer and community support for grain-fed beef. This proposes to develop …

Beef
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    28 Nov 2019

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Beef
Research project

Animal welfare officers training delivery

This project is part of an ongoing annual program of workshops to deliver the knowledge and skills necessary for Animal …

Beef
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    31 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    Paul Cusack & Jacqueline Cusack

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Beef
Research project

Animal welfare officers training delivery

This project is part of an ongoing annual program of workshops to deliver the knowledge and skills necessary for Animal …

Beef
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    30 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    Jeff House Livestock

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Beef
Research project

Animal welfare officers training delivery

This project is part of an ongoing annual program of workshops to deliver the knowledge and skills necessary for AWO’…

Beef
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    1 May 2019

  • Research organisation

    Australian Lot Feeders Association (ALFA)

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Beef
Research project

Animal health and welfare workshops

Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) has invested in a suite of projects to develop and present animal health and welfare …

Beef
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    1 Apr 2019

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Beef
Animal technologies
Research project

Animal welfare benefits of feedlot shade

PROJECT: Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) and the Australian Lot Feeders’ Association(ALFA) have identified a need for an increase …

Beef
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    1 Oct 2020

  • Research organisation

    Murdoch University

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Multiple industries
Beef Cattle Lamb Other rural industries Sheep
Research project

Animal Welfare Indicators for On-board Surveillance

This project will bring together a skills-based working group to refine the list of animal welfare indicators and develop a …

Multiple industries
Beef Cattle Lamb Other rural industries Sheep
  • Led by

    LiveCorp

  • Start date

    15 May 2020

  • Research organisation

    Oliver & Doam Pty Limited

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Other rural industries
Animal technologies
Research project

Animal welfare and sustainability of the Australian kangaroo harvesting industry

Commercial harvesting is currently the only effective and relatively humane method of reducing the broad scale abundance of kangaroos and …

Other rural industries
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Start date

    1 Aug 2017

  • Research organisation

    New South Wales Department of Planning Industry and Environment (NSW DPIE)

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Dairy
Animal technologies
Research project

Non-Replacement Calf Pathways Pilot Project

This pilot project aims to address socially and economically sustainable alternatives to early life slaughter of non-replacement calves at a …

Dairy
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    Dairy Australia

  • Start date

    1 Sep 2020

  • Research organisation

    Dairy Australia

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Multiple industries
Beef Cattle Lamb Sheep Wool
Research project

Impact of Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) Animal Health and Welfare

The purpose of this impact review was to evaluate the anticipated benefit and profitability of on-farm R&D investments …

Multiple industries
Beef Cattle Lamb Sheep Wool
  • Led by

    Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA)

  • Start date

    28 Feb 2019

  • Research organisation

    AusVet Pty Ltd

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Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Animal technologies
Research project

Identifying and mitigating obstacles to uptake and adoption of aquatic animal welfare practices by the Australian Fishing Industry

Achieving animal welfare practices that are based in science and socially acceptable has been recognised by governments and the fishing …

Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    1 Dec 2019

  • Research organisation

    Envision Environmental Consulting

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Eggs
Animal technologies
Research project

Development of practical measures of hen welfare

The aim of the project is to develop a reliable and repeatable methodology for the prediction of animal welfare for …

Eggs
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    Australian Eggs

  • Start date

    1 Jan 2018

  • Research organisation

    Deakin University

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Dairy
Animal technologies
Research project

Accelerating heifer genomics

The objective of this project is to significantly accelerate the uptake of genomic testing of heifers by Australian dairy industry, …

Dairy
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    Dairy Australia

  • Start date

    1 Jan 2020

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Wool
Animal technologies
Research project

Promoting welfare solutions for Australian Merinos

Surgical mulesing is a painful husbandry procedure, carried out to minimise the risk of breech flystrike throughout life of a …

Wool
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)

  • Start date

    18 Jun 2015

  • Research organisation

    The University of Sydney (USYD)

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Wool
Animal technologies
Research project

Demonstration of a new method for WEC ASBVs

This project investigated the use of a more sensitive worm egg count (WEC) method (using the Mini-FLOTAC technique) for Australian …

Wool
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    Australian Wool Innovation (AWI)

  • Start date

    2 Oct 2017

  • Research organisations

    Animal Genetics and Breeding Unit (AGBU), Dawbuts Pty Ltd

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Alternative protein & dairy
Research project

Alternative Protein: Opportunities and Challenges for Australian Agriculture

This report considers the opportunities and challenges for alternative proteins as substitutes for animal protein in Australian agriculture. Although animal …

Alternative protein & dairy
  • Led by

    AgriFutures Australia

  • Start date

    21 Aug 2019

  • Research organisation

    Australian Farm Institute (AFI)

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Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Animal technologies
Research project

Raise awareness of the guidelines developed by the AAWWG (Aquatic Animal Welfare Working Group) with industry and review their adoption, uptake rates and utility

This project is aimed at assessing the success of the work undertaken by the Aquatic Animal Welfare Working Group (AAWWG), …

Multiple industries
Aquaculture Wild catch fisheries
Animal technologies
  • Led by

    Fisheries Research and Development Corporation (FRDC)

  • Start date

    14 Jul 2018

  • Research organisation

    Safe Sustainable Seafood Pty Ltd

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