Industry newsletters

Keep up-to-date with the latest trends and issues from husbandry facts to biosecurity issues and safeguards and grazing land management information. These industry and region-specific newsletters, written and prepared by leading beef extension officers, scientists and industry specialists are a great resource for your business.

FutureBeef eBulletin

The FutureBeef eBulletin is a free electronic subscription service. Monthly updates feature the latest in research and development, news and views, and workshops and industry events across northern Australia.

    • April 2021: MLA’s top tips for getting calves on the ground, Becoming Lender Ready webinar recordings, Producer Demonstration Site participants wanted in WA, Pasture dieback on the Darling Downs, testing and refining new birth alert technologies in the NT, alternative livestock production systems feasibility study released for central west Qld and more.
    • March 2021: Making the most of the forecast webinar recording, Surviving and Thriving in NW Queensland, canine ehrlichiosis update, cattle industry projections, addressing land condition issues and identification of toxic and non-toxic varieties of rattlepods.
    • February 2021: A new podcast from the Western Australian team, liveweight gain on leucaena, protecting riparian zones with the GRASS program, gamba grass eradication assistance and more…
    • January 2021: Calculating your green date, guide for aboriginal landholders participating in the carbon market,  application of drones in the beef industry, woody cover change, using data to catch a silent killer, and more…

Archived editions

Western Australia

AgMemo is the Department of Agriculture and Food, Western Australia’s bi-monthly enewsletter to provide growers and industry with regionally-tailored information so they can make proactive decisions for the coming season.

In the  latest edition:

  • Managing
    successive dry
  • The MLA
  • Upgrades to
    the Kununurra

View previous issues of AgMemo Rangelands Region | Subscribe to AgMemo Rangelands Region

Rangelands Memo, November 20198.11 Mb download

Northern Territory

The Northern Territory Rural Review (NTRR) is a quarterly newsletter published by the Department of Industry, Tourism and Trade. The first issue was produced in September 2020 and combines the previous newsletters of the Alice Springs Rural Review, Barkly Beef, Katherine Rural Review and Top paddock into one newsletter.

It targets anyone with an interest in the Northern Territory livestock, cropping and horticulture production sectors and contains news, project summaries, research reports, technical notes and updates.


Download previous issues of NT Rural Review | Subscribe to NTRR


Current edition

Beeftalk is prepared for south east and southern Queensland producers. Distributed quarterly, to more than 21,000 readers through the Queensland Country Life.

Read the latest Beeftalk newsletter online.

In this issue:

  • Chat with our beef experts
  • Pasture dieback on the Darling Dows
  • Shade benefits in review
  • Budgeting your pasture
  • Flock Talk


February 2021 (PDF, 6.2 MB)

Archived Beeftalk editions

2021-04-29 BeefTalk5.02 Mb download

Current edition

The CQ BEEF newsletter is distributed quarterly to producers, agribusiness and staff from industry and natural resource management organisations. It provides information on livestock, land and business management. Over 15,000 copies are distributed through the Queensland Country Life.

Read the latest CQ BEEF newsletter online.

In this issue:

  • Budgeting your pasture
  • Beef experts on-hand to chat
  • Benefits of shade in review
  • Flock Talk


Archived CQ BEEF editions

2021-04-29-CQBeef1.83 Mb download

Current edition

The Northern Muster captures the information needs of northern and western Queensland producers. Produced three times a year, this publication has a circulation of more than 5,000 through the North Queensland Register.

Read the latest Northern Muster newsletter online.

In this issue:

  • Shade benefits in review
  • Adopt long-term plans
  • Toolkit targets calf loss
  • Building a strong beef business


Archived Northern Muster editions

2021-04-29 Northern Muster1.35 Mb download

Meat & Livestock Australia

Entice magazine is the perfect ‘how to’ beef cookbook made especially for those looking for delicious meal ideas and cooking tips.

Download the Entice magazine.

The Feedback magazine is the red meat and livestock industry journal, signposting producers to practical on-farm information and the latest technological advances that are putting Australian producers in a globally competitive position. Feedback is produced nine times per year as three editions each issue with on-farm updates and market information for the north, south-east and south-west areas of Australia. The Feedback magazine is free to Meat & Livestock Australia members.

Download the Feedback magazine.

Other newsletters

Beef Central is a free online news and market intelligence service dedicated to the Australian beef industry.

It is independently owned and produced by two experienced rural journalists, and provides daily email updates to registered users.

Snapshot is an overview of CSIRO science news highlights for the month.

Subscribe to Snapshot

The Beef Bulletin magazine was published by the Cooperative Research Centre for Beef Genetic Technologies (Beef CRC). Archived copies are available on the Beef CRC Legacy website.