Sustainability

Under the stewardship of an intergenerational agricultural family, Camm Agricultural Group is committed to sustainable agricultural practices that enhance our operation and drive beneficial outcomes for our people, animals under our care and the landscapes and communities in which we operate.

ANIMAL WELFARE

Across our extensive and intensive operations, good animal welfare outcomes is front of mind for our operation. We follow the principles of the Five Freedoms of Animal Welfare. 

Freedom from Hunger and Thirst

Freedom from Pain, Injury or Disease

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Freedom from Discomfort

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Freedom to Express Normal Behavior

Freedom from Fear and Distress

One of the key projects in delivering enhanced animal welfare outcomes is the plans to fully shade our feedlot operations over the next two years with the first third of our operation now fully shaded.

ANIMAL WELFARE

Across our extensive and intensive operations, good animal welfare outcomes is front of mind for our operation. We follow the principles of the Five Freedoms of Animal Welfare. 

Freedom from Hunger and Thirst

Freedom from Pain, Injury or Disease

cow-year of cow-animal-chinese-zodiac-face

Freedom to Express Normal Behavior

Freedom from Fear and Distress

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Freedom from Discomfort

One of the key projects in delivering enhanced animal welfare outcomes is the plans to fully shade our feedlot operations over the next two years with the first third of our operation now fully shaded.

Today the business is the custodian of over 450,000hectares of prime agricultural land. We are committed to its sustainable management for future generations and natural capital creation for our wider community. 

Current projects on this front include:

Feedlot waste utilisation and composting, in a collaboration with Rockmin Composts we are looking at new composting methodology and investigating drivers behind improving soil carbon

The CAR Dam project will result in improved water runoff quality outcomes by ensuring the water management on our cultivated areas

 Reducing our emissions through the implementation of solar energy generation projects, now delivering over 60% of our feedlot electricity requirements

 Converting our diesel powered water pumping to solar units

Trialling of electronic feed truck conversions

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT

OUR PEOPLE

Our business would simply not exist without a great team. 

We take pride that many of our people have been part of driving our business for over ten years. Our workplace satisfaction surveys continually demonstrate team members recommendation to colleagues that Camm Ag is a desirable workplace. 

We have implemented an Employee Assistance Program to ensure team members have the support required to face life and workplace challenges and our safety system evolves to the needs of our operations and is employee led, with a strong focus on digital adoption for ease of use.

Camm Agricultural Group is a prominent supporter of the communities in which we operate, be that through volunteering time to support local clubs and events, driving causes such as female participation or participating in community policy and development movements. 

Camm Agricultural Group is a celebrator of culture, diversity and inclusion. We understand that the return for our business and people is tenfold when we invest in the growth of our communities.

COMMUNITY