EOI’s are invited from livestock producers to assist in directing the RD&A agenda in south-eastern Australia through membership of the following SALRC Regional Committees:

Central & Western NSW (inc. QLD Sheep) ●  South Australia

The Southern Australia Livestock Research Council (SALRC) is an independent, Incorporated Association and one of three national research councils setup to provide recommendations on Research, Development & Adoption (RD&A) priorities and planning for grass-fed beef and sheepmeat producers throughout Australia.

As part of SALRC’s commitment to building industry and organisational capability, recruitment is now underway for key livestock producer members in south-eastern Australia.   The tenure of all positions will commence following the SALRC AGM in September. Producer members are eligible to serve two three year terms, with positions eligible for re-appointment at the conclusion of their first term.

Working closely with their respective Regional Committee Chair, SALRC’s Regional Committee Members provide the critical interface between RD&A providers and the needs of red meat and livestock producers.

Positions are open in the Central and Western NSW (including QLD Sheep) and South Australia regions to any grass-fed beef and/or sheepmeat producer who reside in the respective SALRC region). The successful candidates will have:

  • Established commercial beef and/or sheepmeat production experience;
  • A strong interest in RD&A within the context of red meat and livestock production;
  • A detailed knowledge of red meat and livestock production in their region;
  • A willingness and capability to take a leadership role to collate RD&A priorities on behalf of their region;
  • A preparedness to act as industry and community advocates on livestock RD&A issues.

For more information and a copy of the selection criteria please download a copy of our SALRC Committee Member Background, Roles & Responsibilities document or contact the SALRC Executive Officer Mike Stephens on 03 5341 6100 or info@salrc.com.au.

Expressions of interest addressing selection criteria and their desired region should be emailed to info@salrc.com.au.