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Mort and Co are seeking approval to build what would be the largest feedlot in Central Queensland in Gogango,  around 50km southwest of Rockhampton. They are proposing to spray the effluent (raw sewage from the feedlot pens) right onto the banks of the Fitzroy River. The entire effluent utilisation...
19 August 2022 As the Australian 'pork' industry is preparing to celebrate at the Kingaroy BaconFest this weekend, we will be shining a light on the animal welfare, environmental and human health impacts that the industry won't be talking about.
There is a new development application currently with the Bundaberg Regional Council for a puppy farm which would allow the applicants to keep up to 100 Chihuahuas (49 breeding dogs) at a time.
Drawn: Friday 6 May 2022 @ ALQ Office, Annerley Congratulations to the lucky winner: K Watson (ticket Pink R 19) Prize Pack: 
20 April 2022 Five dogs have been killed at the Ipswich Showgrounds track this year. Three of those deaths were in just four days 20-23 March 2022: 
The South Burnett Regional Council is currently accepting public submissions regarding the expansion of a piggery operation in Windera which would see a new piggery being built for over 27,000 pigs.
  The proposal has been endorsed by the Deputy Premier & Planning Minister, Steven Miles, and is currently being considered using a Ministerial Infrastructure Designation process - a process that side-steps local government. 
January 2022 Australian sheep need your URGENT help. The Australian government is now reviewing the live export of sheep to the Middle East in the hottest part of the year, known as the Northern Hemisphere Summer.
UPDATE 8/2/22 - Submissions on the proposed chicken factory farm have now closed. Thank you to the more than 2500 supporters who put in submissions. We will keep you updated of any next steps. Previously... 

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