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.
The Federal Government is strengthening its borders to place tighter controls on imported food, to better protect Australians from food safety and health risks.
Australian grain growers have been told to “watch their dollar carefully”, as currency movements are set to have the biggest bearing on Australian grain prices next season and beyond, according to US grains expert Dan Basse, who is in Australia as part of Rabobank’s Visiting Experts Program.
Victorian dairy farmers are demanding major retailers show proof they support local product following explosive reports supermarkets are now selling imported cheese as a new price war looms.
Red tape, the definition of family, and existing taxes and duties are amongst the most prohibitive processes when it comes to succession planning according to WAFarmers.
The news of a high-level agreement between Wilmar Sugar and QSL has been welcomed by peak sugarcane farming organisation CANEGROWERS as an important step towards key contracts being in place for the 2017 season.
PwC has announced significant expansion of its investment in Australia’s food and agriculture sectors with establishment of new specialist Food and Agribusiness Advisory Team and new food safety assurance offering.
Peak sugarcane farming group Canegrowers is urging Wilmar Sugar and Qld Sugar Limited (QSL) to commit to negotiate their way past their impasse on a crucial sugar marketing contract.