Nom­i­na­tions open for MLA com­mit­tee

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Can­di­dates are be­ing sought to fill three pro­ducer rep­re­sen­ta­tive po­si­tions on the Meat & Live­stock Aus­tralia Board Se­lec­tion Com­mit­tee.

The three po­si­tions will be filled at the Novem­ber An­nual Gen­eral Meet­ing in Alice Springs, with MLA mem­bers given the op­por­tu­nity to di­rectly elect rep­re­sen­ta­tives.

Can­di­dates are be­ing sought to be­come the grass­fed cat­tle, sheep meat and grain­fed cat­tle rep­re­sen­ta­tives, for which each will hold a three-year term.

Mem­bers wish­ing to nom­i­nate a per­son or wish­ing to nom­i­nate them­selves for elec­tion by MLA pro­ducer mem­bers to the MLA Board Se­lec­tion Com­mit­tee at the 2017 AGM, must give writ­ten no­tice to MLA by September 22.

Aus­tralian red meat pro­duc­ers and stake­hold­ers in­ter­ested in at­tend­ing Red Meat 2017 on Novem­ber 21 and 22 in Alice Springs are en­cour­aged to reg­is­ter for the event.

The event is open to all lo­cal and in­ter­state pro­duc­ers and in­dus­try stake­hold­ers, and will in­clude a pro­ducer tour, in­no­va­tion and mar­ket­ing in­sights as well as a trade show and tech­nol­ogy de­mon­stra­tions. ■ For more in­for­ma­tion on the se­lec­tion com­mit­tee process and to ac­cess the nom­i­na­tion form, visit: se­lec­tion­com­mit­tee or email com­pa­ny­sec­re­ ■ To reg­is­ter for Red Meat 2017 and read more about the pro­gram visit:­

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