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

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    Library of free books, fact sheets and manuals

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    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

Agribusiness short course – Nambour

The Queensland Agricultural Training Colleges is offering the opportunity to advance agribusiness skills through the completion of the AHCSS00025 Farm Business Management Skill Set. This fast-tracked short course is designed for Queensland…

Biosecurity planning workshop Winton

Managing pests, diseases and weeds on your property safeguards your productivity and profitability and the best person to determine what the biosecurity risks are how they should be practically managed is you.…

Biosecurity planning workshop Spyglass Research Station

Managing pests, diseases and weeds on your property safeguards your productivity and profitability and the best person to determine what the biosecurity risks are how they should be practically managed is you.…

Biosecurity planning workshop Charters Towers

Managing pests, diseases and weeds on your property safeguards your productivity and profitability and the best person to determine what the biosecurity risks are how they should be practically managed is you.…

Biosecurity planning workshop Bowen

Managing pests, diseases and weeds on your property safeguards your productivity and profitability and the best person to determine what the biosecurity risks are how they should be practically managed is you.…

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Beef industry news

Drought info

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

Johne’s disease update

Johne’s disease is still a notifiable disease however most state and territory jurisdictions removed regulation for Johne’s disease on 1 July 2016. Western Australia will continue to regulate Johne’s disease and the…

Jed joins the team!

Jed grew up on a sheep and beef property, near Charleville in south-west Queensland. Jed completed a Bachelor of Applied Science (in Animal Production and Rangeland Management) at the University of Queensland,…

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