Containment feeding proves its worth beyond drought

Shan Goodwin
By Shan Goodwin
Updated August 3 2020 - 11:48pm, first published 8:45pm
FEED ON HAND: Matthew Martin, who manages the sheep and cattle operation Old Cobran Pastoral in southern NSW, where containment feeding has help deliver exceptional volumes of feed this year.

CONTAINMENT feeding has taken off like wildfire in the past few years as producers whose grazing country was severely hit by drought looked to maintain turn-off to capitalise on growing global red meat demand.

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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.

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