Argyle Prestige Meats are committed to using the highest industry certifications to comply with customers’ requirements. To ensure all systems are maintained, mandatory audits are conducted, demonstrating the compliance of each accreditation. Allowing us to assess if quality-related processes are implemented effectively ensuring our product integrity.
MSA (Meat Standards Australia) and MLA (Meat & Livestock Australia)
Argyle Prestige Meats are licensed by Meat & Livestock Australia to process and supply MSA graded beef and lamb. MLA works in collaboration with Australian Government and wider meat industry, to improve sustainability and global competitiveness. Through this independent body MSA graded beef and lamb is guaranteed to be consistently tender ensuring great quality eating every-time.
FOOD SAFETY STANDARDS (HACCP through SQF)
Food Safety is of utmost importance to our company. Argyle Prestige Meats stringent quality assurance control systems guarantee compliance with food safety standards. We are inspected by AUS-QUAL, a leading certifying agency, whose requirements are in-line with those of the USDA and EU.
The HACCP quality assurance system delivers consistent globally recognised food safety and quality certification programs to protect consumers with the highest integrity throughout our operations and supply chain.
This rigorous food safety management system is supported by Argyle Prestige Meats hygienic practices, monitoring systems, handling and storing measures to guarantee a safe supply of beef and lamb to consumers.
CAAB Angus Verification Program
Argyle Pastoral is a member of The Angus Society of Australia, which promotes
Angus beef products based upon the quality traits inherent to Angus beef, through the use of superior Angus genetics. Authentication is where Certified Australian
Angus Beef (CAAB) verifies that the product has Angus breed content.
Our Partner Manildra Meats Company is registered in the Angus Program, ensuring product integrity for our Australian Angus beef.
Argyle Prestige Meats has accreditation from AUS-MEAT Limited. To ensure our quality control systems are maintained, we adhere to processing principles that comply with AUS-MEAT accreditation standards and certification requirements, assuring product quality attributes are of the highest standards.
DAFF – Export Registered
Having specifically developed our advanced, multi-million-dollar export-approved meat production facility, Argyle Prestige Meats are fully DAFF – Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry accredited. Our international supply arrangements fully comply with all regulatory and industry standards operating in many countries.
We manage a comprehensive freight system, integrated with the most advanced cold storage, processing, packaging and labeling systems.
The Export Meat Program provides inspection, verification and certification services to the export meat industry including audit activities, scientific review of inspection services for the production of wholesome meat and meat products.
This export accreditation places Australian beef and lamb as superior products that offer enhanced quality eating.