A young English worker died at Kilto station 12 months ago.
He fell into a feed bin.
WorkSafe has decided the station is not liable for his death.
Pastoralist Jack Burton has started work on a new abattoir at Yeeda Station, near Derby.
He has already opened a smaller abattoir at adjoining Kilto Station, and bought a disused meatworks at Gin Gin, since the Indonesian government banned the import of heavier cattle.
Mr Burton said he intended to process 300 cattle daily at the new facility by 2013.
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Pastoralist Jack Burton says he is planning to build an abattoir at Yeeda station processing 300 cattle daily.
Mr Burton said his new abattoir at the adjoining Kilto Station, which he also owns, is a pilot project.
Indonesia has cut its import quota for live Australian cattle for next year by almost half.
The cut is from 520,000 this year to 280,000 next year.
Kilto Station’s Vicki Burton said it has been a difficult year.
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