A breed apart: the history of the Bacon Factories' Union of Employees 1946-1996
Boolarong Press, Aug 1, 1996 - Business & Economics - 171 pages
This history was written to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the BFUE. Describes the industry and its workers and documents events such as the 1946 meat strike, and the rise of the Australasian Meat Industry Employees Union. Includes a bibliography, references and an index.
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KR Darling Downs Bacon factory 1929
Murarrie bacon factory 1947
Strike meeting 1946
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abattoirs activists AMIEU April arbitration attached to BFUE August Australian bacon factories bacon-factory employers bacon-factory workers Barbara Ward beef BFUE Branch BFUE members BFUE State Council BFUE's Branch Secretary Brisbane campaign cent Charlie Wilson Co-operative Coneybeer Council Minutes Courier Mail Darling Downs Bacon delegates Despite dispute Doboy Doboy and Murarrie early employment enterprise agreement enterprise bargaining federal award Federal Meat Industry Gibbons ibid incentive payments incentive schemes industrial agreements Industrial Court industrial relations Innisfail July June Kingaroy Krimmer Labor Party labour movement Lane leadership March Marty Lyons Maryborough Meat Preserving meat strike membership militant Murarrie factory negotiations Noel Lane October officials op.cit operations organisation Oxley pigmeat pigmeat-processing pigs plant pork production QIRR QTLC Queensland bacon factories Queensland Industrial remained Ron Thompson Schulz sector September Smallgoods stoppage Swickers Tony Turner Toowoomba trade union wage increases Warwick Bacon Company workforce workplace