Processing and its role in a sustainable red meat industry

29th & 30th November 2016

Prue Bondfield
Chair, Steering Group Beef & Sustainability Framework RMAC​​​​​​​

Prue Bondfield is the Chair of the Steering Group which has been appointed by RMAC to develop a Beef Sustainability Framework for the industry. Prue has sat on a number of company and statutory government boards and committees and maintains a strong commitment to the promotion of quality and efficiency in Australian beef production.


Prue has a background as a Solicitor and Securities Advisor in Brisbane before she was married and moved to the family’s Warwick beef cattle property in 1987.   Together with her husband David, they run Palgrove seedstock stud with approximately 5500 registered cattle on a group of properties at Warwick, Miles and Emerald in Qld, and Glen Innes in N.S.W. As one of Australia’s largest seedstock producers, Palgrove was named the 2015 Kondinin/ABC Rural Livestock Producer of the Year.  It was awarded National Seedstock Producer of the Year, as well as numerous state and national business and industry awards.