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Port Alma live exports hinge on a $60,000 ramp

IT SEEMS a $60,000 ramp is all that stands between live exporters and a Port Alma market, but they hope within three months they’ll be up and running.

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myola - Twin Waters
myola

Live export is a revolution in beef production and sets out to export lighter weight cattle direct to feedlots where byproduct of food production is used to rapidly double the weight in a short time and then to an abbatoir which is just as...

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Meatworks won’t lose out with live exports, says Keppel MP

KEPPEL MP Bruce Young has disputed claims that a live export market out of Port Alma would impact on local jobs at Teys Meatworks.

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I am not an advocate for the greens by any stretch, but I would sooner see a farmer receiving welfare payments than the mistreatment of Australian cattle at the hands of outdated and brutal slaughter house practices in some of these export countries.

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