Processors on the front foot

Shan Goodwin
Updated December 15 2016 - 11:16am, first published December 7 2016 - 12:13pm
Many beef processing plants have used the quiet time brought on by a lack of cattle supply to put in place upgrades.
Many beef processing plants have used the quiet time brought on by a lack of cattle supply to put in place upgrades.

WHILE 2016 may be remembered for some of the heftiest beef processing plant cutbacks ever as Australia’s great cattle shortage kicked in, ticking away in the background this year have been some very big steps forward for the sector.

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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