The Angus Australia Board met in Armidale on the 29-30th November. This followed meetings of the Angus Sire Benchmarking Program (ASBP) Consultative Committee and the Angus BREEDPLAN Consultative Committee on the 28th November, and an ASBP Open Day at Tullimba research feedlot where progeny test steers undergoing feed efficiency testing were on display.
The Board considered the following items:
– Review of 2019 Operational Plans for all Angus Australia programs and approval of the associated budget (with no scheduled fee increases).
– Review of Regulations, with the following changes to be implemented from 1st January 2019
– Director election schedule approved for 2019 for the election of a single Director for each the states of Victoria, Queensland and South Australia; and one nationally elected Director.
Angus Australia Board meetings in 2019 are scheduled for: 7th March, 25th May, 25th July, 13th September, and the 28-29th November.
The 2019 Regulations and Fee schedule will be available on the Angus Australia website from the 2nd January 2019.
Chief Executive Officer