Genetics Australia is committed to the profitability of dairy farmers and the dairy industry through the development of elite Australian proven genetics.
Our Charter & Values of Behaviour
The mission from Genetics Australia is: “Breeding Better Australian Herds”
Staff employed by Genetics Australia Co-operative have identified the following values and behaviours as being fundamental to the way in which we go about our work and interact with our customers and each other. All are committed to these values and behaviours, and strive to meet them at all times.
|Customer||You are not dependent on us, we are dependent on you.|
|Respect||We respect each other’s diversity and capabilities.|
|Credibility||We do, what we say we will do.|
|Honesty & Integrity||We treat others like we would like to be treated.|
|Accountability||We are accountable for our actions or inactions.|
|Communication||We provide regular open and honest communication to all stakeholders.|
|Innovation||We try to think outside the square and strive for innovation, creativity and improvement.|
|Encourage & Reward||We encourage teamwork and reward better ways of doing things.|
Animal Welfare Statement
Genetics Australia, the largest artificial breeding organisation in Australia, considers the welfare of its animals on its farms, quarantine admission facilities and semen collection centres as a fundamental responsibility. The management staff, along with The Animal Care & Welfare Committee and the Board of Directors seek to implement and enforce the world’s best practises in all relevant areas of animal welfare.
The Animal Care & Welfare Committee at Genetics Australia consists of members employed by the Co-operative and outside members not employed by the Co-operative , with independent views. Members include:
• Genetics Australia’s Breeding & Genetics Manager;
• Genetics Australia’s Farm Manager;
• Current member of Genetics Australia’s Board of Directors;
• Genetics Australia’s Animal Health & Quarantine Co-ordinator;
• a local Veterinarian;
• a local Legal Practitioner; and
• a Professor of Veterinary Reproduction