Who we are
Livestock SA is an industry association representing beef cattle, sheep and goat producers in South Australia.
Livestock SA is a not-for-profit member organisation that is the voice for livestock producers on all industry issues. Livestock SA works to inform government, businesses and the wider community on livestock producers’ contribution to the food and fibre industries and to the wider South Australian economy.
Membership is free to all South Australian livestock producers, while an Associate Membership is available to other members of the industry and supply chain for a fee. Click here for more membership information.
Livestock SA is a commodity group member of Primary Producers SA (PPSA), which works with other commodity groups on issues affecting all farmers both locally and nationally.
Livestock SA is the South Australian member of Sheep Producers Australia, WoolProducers Australia, Cattle Council of Australia and Goat Industry Council of Australia. Through PPSA and the peak councils, Livestock SA is also a member of the National Farmers Federation.
Livestock SA’s primary focus is policy and advocacy which is made possible by industry assistance through producer levies on sheep and cattle. The levy money is collected through the SA Sheep and Cattle Industry Funds.
To foster a respected, sustainable and profitable livestock industry in South Australia.
To support a strong, sustainable, productive and profitable livestock sector in South Australia which is valued by the community and all levels of government.
To be a strong advocate for South Australian livestock producers.
- Vigorous representation for the South Australian livestock industry
- Providing a respected voice for industry and members
- Accountable and trustworthy
- Members have a focus on ethical and sustainable practice
- Passion for the livestock industry