CNBP at SA Cattle Producers Forum

Mark Hutchinson_1_low_sq16 September 2016:

Professor Mark Hutchinson, CNBP Director has spoken at the inaugural South Australian Cattle Producers Forum on Friday, 16 September 2016, at The Carlton Club in Hahndorf.

The forum was coordinated by Livestock SA, with support from the Cattle Council of Australia (CCA) and sponsorship from Meat & Livestock Australia (MLA).

Prof Hutchinson’s talk was titled ‘Measurement Technology and Potential Applications for Agriculture in the Next Five Years’. Discussed was CNBP science and the measurement of all things biological at the nanoscale. Of specific focus was the potential of CNBP tools and technology for applications involving livestock. This including developing methods to measure novel traits on animals and on carcasses, including for key eating quality traits such as intramuscular fat.