Could technology be used instead of independent observers on live export ships?

Victoria Nugent
February 23 2024 - 6:00am
The independent observer program for Australia's live export vessels will be reviewed. Photo via Shutterstock.
The independent observer program for Australia's live export vessels will be reviewed. Photo via Shutterstock.

A review into the live export independent observer program will consider whether technology could replace or be used in addition to the scheme, as the presence of observers aboard vessels continues to dip.

Victoria Nugent

Victoria Nugent

National sheep and wool writer

National sheep and wool writer for ACM's agricultural publications. Former livestock editor for Queensland Country Life. Send your story tips to vnugent@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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