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ASAP is a national organisation of people dedicated to managing, developing and promoting the advancement of livestock production in Australia. Our mission is to promote the best interests of Australian livestock production research and development, enterprise management, and industries reliant on animals for food, fibre and recreation.

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Today’s research to satisfy the markets of tomorrow. The Australian Society of Animal Production has been the major Australian forum for the presentation of research results on farmed animals including: sheep, cattle, dairy, deer and goats since 1976.

Animal Production 2018

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Animal Production 2018 is the only multi-species animal science conference of its kind in Australia, covering sheep, beef cattle, dairy, pig, goat and poultry industries, as well as emerging animal industries This enables cross-industry learning, as it recognises the value of collaboration and that a problem in one industry may have been addressed in another.

The conference has a whole-of-value-chain focus from researchers, academics, producers, extension specialists, consultants, students and industry representatives.

The Australian Society of Animal Production invites you to Wagga Wagga, NSW from 2-4 July 2018.

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Call for Abstracts

The Australian Society of Animal Production, together with CSIRO Publishing, will prepare a special edition of Animal Production Science to be distributed at the Animal Production 2018.

Research papers in Animal Production Science focus on improving livestock and food production, and on the social and economic issues that influence primary producers. The journal is predominantly focused on beef cattle, dairy cows, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry as well as emerging animal industries.

The call for abstracts for full papers closes on 8 September 2017. View the call for abstracts timeline and submit your abstracts on the conference webpage.


ASAP Officers

Philip Hynd

Philip Hynd

Michael Friend

Michael Friend

Sue Hatcher

Sue Hatcher