Media Release from Hon Alannah MacTiernan MLC
- Construction underway on new facility to advance WA sheep meat research and development
- $1.3 million investment to aid WA production of high performance, efficient sheep with low environmental impact
Western Australian sheep research and development is about to leap forward with a $1.3 million investment in a new sheep feed efficiency facility at Katanning.
Construction has begun on the 940 square metre research shed, which will be fitted with 20 pens to house about 300 sheep, at the Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development's Katanning Research Facility.