No gov't research on community sentiment and live-ex, ALEC points out

Shan Goodwin
June 20 2023 - 1:00pm
The tough situation many WA sheep producers currently find themselves in is a 'preview' of what life will be like permanently if the live-ex trade is closed, industry leaders have warned.
The tough situation many WA sheep producers currently find themselves in is a 'preview' of what life will be like permanently if the live-ex trade is closed, industry leaders have warned.

The lack of objective government-instigated research into what Australians really think of live exports has been highlighted as the sheep trade phase-out process plows on.

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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