Renewed calls to ban live exports have been dismissed as a headline grabbing political stunt.
3D food printing in the red meat sector will be the focus of a major conference in Melbourne on May 2.
Melbourne-based agri-tech company Agersens is set to make its virtual fencing system available later this year.
Chris and Sharyn Holmes, Terence Vale, Theodore, keep busy not only running 1500 head and a feedlot, but also a shop in town.
Blair and Josie Angus, Kimberley Station, north of Moranbah, are hoping to get an on-farm abattoir off and running.
Local beef exporters are struggling to gain a full benefit from the surging United States beef mince market.