Our Partners

Meat and Livestock Australia invests in Sheep Genetics with the overarching goal of facilitating increased rates of genetic improvement in the sheep industry.

Meat and Livestock Australia


Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA) is a producer-owned company, working in partnership with industry and government to achieve a profitable and sustainable red meat and livestock (cattle, sheep and goats) industry in Australia.

MLA has the unique responsibility of providing marketing and, research and development services to over 47,000 cattle, sheep and goat producer members and the broader red meat industry to help them meet community and consumer expectations.

MLA is committed to fostering world leadership for the Australian red meat and livestock industry by creating opportunities for its stakeholders, the environment, red meat consumers and the community.

Australian Wool Innovation

AWI invests in on-farm research and development (R&D) to increase the profitability and sustainability of growing wool. On-farm R&D delivers new knowledge to woolgrowers on improving wool quality and productive wool growing.

Meat & Livestock Australia acknowledge funds contributed by AWI to support the research and development of Sheep Genetics for the period 2005-2016.

Australian Government

Meat & Livestock Australia acknowledge the funds provided by the Australian Government to support the research and development detailed on this website.