Global beef demand is robust, says JBS Five Rivers boss

Shan Goodwin
Updated October 18 2016 - 2:41pm, first published October 17 2016 - 8:56am
JBS Five rivers Cattle Feeding president and chief executive officer Mike Thoren, from Colorado, was in Queensland this week to speak at the 2016 Australian Lot Feeders Association conference, BeefEx.
JBS Five rivers Cattle Feeding president and chief executive officer Mike Thoren, from Colorado, was in Queensland this week to speak at the 2016 Australian Lot Feeders Association conference, BeefEx.

FROM the pressure being placed on production systems by ‘treehouse living hipsters’ to the breaking down of barriers in once dominated lucrative export markets, many of the challenges faced by Australia’s beef industry are shared by our United States counterparts.

Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally. Contact 0427686187. E: s.goodwin@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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