Indo FMD outbreak now stable but Australian beef still has its foot on the pedal

Shan Goodwin
Updated July 9 2024 - 6:28am, first published 6:00am
Testing for foot and mouth disease in Indonesia. File photo.
Testing for foot and mouth disease in Indonesia. File photo.

Real-time virtual training blitzes on foot and mouth and lumpy skin disease outbreaks is just one of the projects among the extensive work still going on behind-the-scenes to best position Australia's cattle business in the face of the ongoing risk.

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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:

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