Bid for deforestation definition that aligns with Australian beef context

Shan Goodwin
Updated May 13 2024 - 1:23pm, first published May 11 2024 - 3:00pm
Speaking at Beef Australia in Rockhampton on a deforestation definition for Australian livestock farms were Agforce's Ange Hutchinson, Teys Australia's John Langbridge and producers Josie Angus and Adam Coffey. Picture Shan Goodwin.
Speaking at Beef Australia in Rockhampton on a deforestation definition for Australian livestock farms were Agforce's Ange Hutchinson, Teys Australia's John Langbridge and producers Josie Angus and Adam Coffey. Picture Shan Goodwin.

Grassfed cattle producers have started the ball rolling on setting in stone a definition for deforestation that aligns to Australia's unique needs in land management and the biodiversity it boasts on livestock operations.

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

Get the latest ACT news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.