FutureBeef provides the north Australian beef industry with key information and tools to assist with making on-farm changes that improve business performance.
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Useful resources

  • Knowledge centre

    Browse articles written by subject matter experts to help beef producers be more profitable

  • Downloadable publications

    Library of free books, fact sheets and manuals

  • Workshop topics

    Learn about FutureBeef workshops and find out when they are happening near you

  • Research library

    Explore project currently underway, completed studies and view final reports


140+ research projects

relevant to the north Australian beef industry conducted since 2012

400+ beef producers

attended workshop training with FutureBeef in 2016

$7+ billion

approximate gross value of cattle disposals in northern Australia

300+ free learning resources

in the FutureBeef knowledge centre on beef-related topics

18,000+ beef cattle businesses

across northern Australia

Upcoming events

Rotary FNQ Field Days

Held over three days in 2017 – 24, 25, 26 May, the award-winning Field Days is the largest community event on the Tablelands–and it’s all for charity! The Rotary FNQ Field Days…

Grazing fundamentals workshop Bollon

Grazing fundamentals is a one-day workshop for people involved in the grazing industry wanting to gain a better understanding of the core principles behind good grazing management. Your facilitators Jill Alexander, Applied…

Steak your place – Producers driving value in beef

Industry insight day New conversations about consumers, supply chains, digital data, innovation and collaboration. Program highlights Marc Oostdijk – General Manager Marketing and Sustainability, Rabobank Samantha Jamieson – Industry Marketing Programs Manager,…

Stocktake workshop Boonah

Stocktake is a practical one-day training workshop to give you the tools to balance your available pasture with animal demand. In this workshop you’ll learn how to: assess land condition monitor paddocks for ecosystem…

BeefUp Day Katherine

Practical tools and information to beef up your beef business Meat & Livestock Australia’s (MLA) BeefUp Days have been developed to provide beef producers with: Practical tools and information to assist you…

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Beef industry news and latest

Drought info

Find all the latest drought information on our special FutureBeef drought page.

Land types of Queensland

What land types are on your property? Land type information describes the characteristics, capabilities and limitations of each land type to produce useful feed. It can help you assess land condition and…

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If you’ve seen something on our website that you think is incorrect or doesn’t display correctly, please let us know. We’re in the live testing phase and would really appreciate your help…

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