Feedlotting Adapting with confidence. Your Farm Your Future Dookie. Greg Ferrier Farm Services Victoria. Feedlotting … outline. ‘Pictures’ of feedlotting Drivers behind feedlotting The Victorian/Australian industries Adapting with confidence. Feedlotting … a ‘picture’.
Your Farm Your Future
Farm Services Victoria
‘Pictures’ of a feedlot?
…… your words ………
to describe a feedlot/feedlotting (images/perceptions/experiences)
Butchers (29.9%) managed to close the year with a slightly higher average share of beef and veal than Woolworths (29.7%), although the Woolworths’ share appeared higher for the last 4 months. The main movers were the same as in total fresh meat, with Coles/Bilo losing share, IGA and Aldi gaining share.
Other …. ?
Planning permit required – Code compliance
Broilers – Meat Chickens
Beef (and Dairy) Feedlots – greater than 1000 head
No Planning permit required – Code compliance required
Beef (and Dairy) feedlots less than 1000 head.
Planning permit required – No Code
Eggs – Cage, Barn, Free Range
Sheep Feedlots – Lamb finishing systems
Intensive poultry – turkeys, squab, quail
No Planning permit required
Stock Containment Areas – emergency or supplementary feeding systems.
Planning permit required – regard to the Code
Pigs – Intensive, Eco-shelters
Code has eight key elements:
Changing/diversifying business strategy or direction: