The Federal Government has signed a Joint Statement with China to deliver important market access for Australia’s red meat and live animal export industries.
Australia Post is pleased to participate in an initiative with the world's biggest eCommerce company Alibaba and leading natural health company Blackmores to combat the rise of counterfeit food being sold across China.
Australian horticulture producers have started 2017 on the back of a positive 2016, which saw increased yields and higher prices, according to Rural Bank and Rural Finance’s new Australian Horticulture Report.
The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has welcomed the passing of the Queensland Government’s Farm Business Debt Mediation Bill that legislates farm debt mediation in Queensland.
Nine small and medium businesses will share in more than $800,000 in initial grant funding to develop innovative solutions to challenges in water markets and biosecurity, as part of the Australian Government’s Business Research and Innovation Initiative (BRII).
AgForce Queensland is supporting a broad coalition of regional organisations converging on Canberra to press upon politicians the urgent need to ensure regional Australians have access to more reliable and affordable telecommunications services.
China’s dominance in world meat trade is set to grow out to 2020, albeit at a slowing rate, seeing opportunities for Australia’s beef and sheepmeat exports to China come from extracting value, rather than volume growth in an increasingly competitive market.
The Federal Government is strengthening its borders to place tighter controls on imported food, to better protect Australians from food safety and health risks.