Animal Welfare RD&E Strategy Committee membership


The Animal Welfare RD&E Strategy is a component of the National Primary Industries RD&E Framework, an initiative of the Primary Industries Ministerial Council (PIMC). The purpose of the strategy is to develop national arrangements to deliver strong collaboration amongst existing RD&E provider groups, and effective partnerships between investors and providers. Members of the Strategy Committee have agreed to fund the Executive function for the Strategy Committee and associated meeting costs by each contributing the sum of $4,000 per annum.


Chicken Meat

Research Organisation

The University of Melbourne

Objective Summary

The Strategy will be implemented by the animal Welfare RD&E Committee comprising all livestock industry RDCs, major RD&E providers and Government investors. Strategy Committee member organisations: Australian Egg Corp Australian Pork Ltd Dairy Australia Livecorp RIRDC Chicken Meat program DAFF DPIV SARDI Australian Meat Processors Corp Australian Wool Innovation FRDC MLA CSIRO DEEDI QLD NSW DPI The University of Queensland

Project Code


Project Stage


Project Start Date

Monday, May 16, 2011

Project Completion Date

Friday, December 26, 2014

National Priority

Frontier technologies for building and transforming Australian industries

National Priority

CME-Improving Food Safety of Australian Chicken Meat