Cattle producers spell out concerns with biosecurity levy to Murray Watt

Shan Goodwin
Updated May 16 2023 - 12:20pm, first published 12:00pm
Cattle Australia's new chief executive officer Luke Bowen, AgForce cattle board director David Hill, Agriculture Minister Murray Watt, and Cattle Australia director Adam Coffey met at Rockhampton this morning to talk about the planned biosecurity levy producers will pay. Picture supplied by Sara Cue, AgForce.
Cattle Australia's new chief executive officer Luke Bowen, AgForce cattle board director David Hill, Agriculture Minister Murray Watt, and Cattle Australia director Adam Coffey met at Rockhampton this morning to talk about the planned biosecurity levy producers will pay. Picture supplied by Sara Cue, AgForce.

CATTLE producers must be at the head of the table when decisions are made on the spending of funds raised from a proposed additional biosecurity protection levy.

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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. Contact 0427686187. E: s.goodwin@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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