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8 Aug 2019

Class of their own at RNA Paddock to Palate

Congratulations seem to be in order for the Wentworth Cattle Company for taking overall honours in the 2019 RNA Paddock... View Article

18 Jul 2019

Wagyu Supports Royal Flying Doctor Service

The Australian Wagyu Association are proud to support the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) in saving lives in rural and... View Article

15 Jul 2019

Wagyu Breeding Guide at Your Fingertips

The Australian Wagyu Association is now providing online monthly updates of the Wagyu Breeding Guide EBV Tables for Sires and... View Article

27 May 2019

Building Integrity – Wrap up of 2019 Wagyu conference

The dust has settled since the Australian Wagyu Association’s 2019 WagyuEdge: Building Integrity Conference and Tour and what a wonderful... View Article

24 May 2019

Wagyu Feed Calculator to maximise marbling potential

At this year’s AWA annual conference, WagyuEdge:Building Integrity, Todd Andrews of NSW DPI unveiled the full version of a new... View Article

14 May 2019

Records smashed with top Wagyu females

2019 Elite Wagyu National Sale At the Elite Wagyu National Sale last Friday 10 May, in Adelaide, breeders paid more for... View Article

13 May 2019

Be Bold, Be Branded Be Wagyu Champions of 2019

The 2019 Wagyu Branded Beef Competition awards were presented during the Gala Dinner of the Australian Wagyu Association’s annual conference,... View Article

26 Apr 2019

EKKA Paddock to Palate Important Changes

The RNA Beef Committee would like to inform you about some important changes to the 2019/20 RNA Paddock to Palate... View Article

22 Mar 2019

Wagyu Fellowship study tour: what I thought I knew

The Wagyu Fellowship is about extending the industry’s knowledge – on how we breed, feed and improve the ultimate eating... View Article

20 Mar 2019

Wagyu Branded Beef Shines

Wagyu quality shines at Hog’s for Branded Beef competition This year’s annual Wagyu Branded Beef Competition held by the Australian... View Article

8 Mar 2019

Foundations of quality Wagyu

The Foundation of quality Wagyu is about using the genetic information available, and the recorded data to underpin confident breeding... View Article

28 Feb 2019

50K DNA Testing Services now available with XytoVet

The Australian Waygu Association (AWA) and XytoVet would like to express our appreciation to the many producers who were early... View Article

27 Feb 2019

Conference program released bringing together Wagyu supply chain and industry specialists

Anticipation is building in the lead-up to the Australian Wagyu Association’s annual conference, WagyuEdge: Building Integrity. With just on two... View Article

22 Feb 2019

Japanese Beef – a promotion to learn what is Wagyu

There is no doubt that the Japanese Wagyu beef presented at the recent promotion in Sydney by the Japan Livestock... View Article

20 Feb 2019

ALEC Chairman Hon. Simon Crean closing keynote speaker at conference

The Australian Wagyu Association is delighted to announce that chairman of Australian Livestock Exporters’ Council, the Hon. Mr Simon Crean... View Article

1 Feb 2019

Australian Wagyu – 30 years in the making

An anniversary is a time to celebrate, reflect and build for tomorrow   Join with the Australian Wagyu Association in... View Article

29 Nov 2018

Winter wonder as Wagyu business raises steaks

REVERSE psychology is paving the way forward for one of Australia’s leading Wagyu beef operations. Anthony and Chantal Winter, managers... View Article

21 Nov 2018

Be a Wagyu Branded Beef Winner in 2019

It’s starting to heat up in the world of the Australian Wagyu Association’s Wagyu Branded Beef Competition with entries already... View Article

5 Nov 2018

Inaugural female president to lead the Australian Wagyu Association Board

AWA new President and Board for 2018-19 The Australian Wagyu Association Annual General Meeting was held Wednesday 31st October 2018,... View Article

2 Nov 2018

Wagyu continues on strong growth curve

Total Australian Wagyu beef production could grow to 75,000 tonnes carcase weight by 2022 if the industry continues on its... View Article

19 Oct 2018

Putting the pieces together at Nutrition and Genetics Workshop

The concept of a workshop is to gain practical knowledge to take back to your workplace to improve your outcomes.... View Article

11 Oct 2018

We have moved!

Dear AWA Members, The Association has moved from its location at the University of New England to offices within Armidale.... View Article

10 Oct 2018

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Dear Members, The 2018 Annual General Meeting is 31 October, 2018, commencing 4.30pm at Armidale Bowling Club, Armidale, NSW. The... View Article

28 Sep 2018

World-first Wagyu BreedObject $Indexes

A step forward for genetic gain and profitability The Australian Wagyu Association (AWA) has announced the implementation of its three... View Article

27 Sep 2018

A Clear Image of Wagyu

The level of interest in the first round of Expression of Interest for the MIJ-30 objective carcase measurement camera has... View Article

26 Sep 2018

AWA Drought Assistance

Environmental conditions and effects are not selective in who it affects and drought is one such phenomenon. With the little... View Article

14 Sep 2018

Be Bold, Be Branded, Be Wagyu

Register your brand for 2019 competition The Wagyu Branded Beef Competition is the industry’s annual showcase for Wagyu brand owners... View Article

17 Aug 2018

Mayura wins National “From the Paddock” trophy

The prestigious 2018 delicious award winners were announced at a gala event in Sydney this week. The awards are a... View Article

11 Aug 2018

A Wagyu genetics legend awarded Paddock to Palate

Congratulations to Alan Hoey and Hamblin’s for taking out first and second place in the Mort & Co Paddock to... View Article

6 Aug 2018

Plan to get the most out of your performance recording

Improving the accuracy of EBVs for your animals in Wagyu BREEDPLAN by submitting performance data requires some planning so that... View Article