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ACGC Welcomes New President

ACGC at this year’s AGM welcomed James Mifsud to the role of President of the ACGC. James replaces Victorian Grower Mike Shaw who has diligently served the organisation for the last 4 years. The ACGC on behalf of growers all around the country would like to thank Mike for the passion and commitment with which […]

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FAO Outlook – Poultry Comes Out on Top

There has been a positive indication for meat chicken growers recently with the OECD’s Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) projecting that poultry will overtake pork as the largest share of total meat production by 2020. The FAO’s Agricultural Outlook for 2014 reported that growth in global meat consumption is expected to rise as consumers in developing […]

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ACGC Directors Meeting and AGM

The ACGC state directors and other industry representatives met in Coolangatta on the 25th & 26th of September to discuss current issues and challenges facing the Industry. While a large majority of the discussion was based around the RSPCA Accreditation and audit process there was also positive discussion about the industry as a whole and how […]

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ACGC’s Nuffield Scholars

ACGC  is proud to now be able to boast a fourth Nuffield Scholar with our ranks with NSW Diector and turkey grower James Mifsud being awarded a 2014 Scholarship. James joins the company of Rob Kestel, Guy Hebblewhite and Jodie Redcliffe who have all been awarded Scholarships in the past. The Nuffield Scholarship Program endeavors […]

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University of Qld Research into Use of Probiotics in Poultry

Scientists at the University of Queensland are looking into the use of probiotics in meat chickens to increase feed efficiency. The research originally focused on the use of probiotics in ruminants but has since expanded to include poultry. Results of the study have so far been promising with scientists seeing improvements in feed conversion efficiency […]

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