The ACGC News is a short information sheet emailed to chicken growers who are members of State Farming Organisations, Processor Grower Goups, and Associate members. It features business information, tracks diseases, provides information on grants and opportunities, and environmental scanning. If you are not a member of the above groups and wish to receive the newsletter, contact the office at meatchicken.farmers@gmail.com. Note that newsletters after 2022 are not posted on the site.

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VIC ANIMAL WELFARE BILL A DISASTER FOR POULTRY NATIONWIDE

An appalling draft animal welfare bill has been tabled in Vic that looks like it’s been written by activists, and NSW is set to follow suit. They say it’s to replace POCTA (Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act) which has served the state well over many years. In addition to many other “Nasties” this proposed […]

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ACCC SUPERMARKETS REVIEW LOOKS AT ENTIRE SUPPLY CHAIN

The ACCC has launched a nationwide review of supermarkets, including all of their supply chains. That includes the poultry meat supply chain, and another chance to push our claim for a Mandatory Code of Conduct for the poultry meat sector. the ACCC Issues paper can be found HERE. ACGC has responded to the Issues paper and […]

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