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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  • 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

Beef value chain workshop

Getting value from the Western Australia beef supply chain Linking the innovators in pastoral beef production, backgrounding, finishing and marketing. A practical workshop designed to identify how you can build better supply…

Workplace essentials seminar Boonah

Improving health, safety and people management skills Industry developed one-day workshops for busy farm businesses, funded by the Queensland Government. Get yourself and your team leaders up to speed. Session one: Workplace…

Devil’s rope pear management

Craig Hunter, Biosecurity Officer for the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, will discuss a new biological control agent and using an integrated approach to manage Devil’s Rope Pear. Craig will distribute the…

Weedy Sporobolus grasses forum

Learn more about managing Sporobolus grass (including giant rat’s tail grass) on your property. Featuring Professor Brent Sellers (Pasture Weed Specialist) from the University of Florida, Wayne Vogler, Biosecurity Queensland and other speakers. Professor Sellers is on…

Intensive Ag Conference

Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise (TSBE) & Food Leaders Australia in partnership with Western Downs Regional Council invite you to the 2018 Intensive Ag Conference. The purpose of the conference is to drive collaboration…

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Beef industry news

Drought info

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

Eloise joins our extension team!

Eloise grew up in the Biloela region before relocating to Brisbane for high school. Upon graduation, the north called! She completed several seasons with Stanbroke Pastoral Company, a contract mustering crew working…

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