The Federal Government is strengthening its borders to place tighter controls on imported food, to better protect Australians from food safety and health risks.
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.
South East Asia (SEA) is the largest and fastest growing market for Australian wheat, importing 42.9mmt over the past five years, valued at $2.6 billion per annum.
The WA Government announced two grant schemes to drive agricultural innovation and export growth.
A research report analyses how Australian farmers can capitalise on opportunities to supply overseas markets where consumers are willing to pay higher prices for quality local food products.
Fresh produce businesses have the opportunity to enhance their understanding of food safety issues and of ways to add value to their business at a workshop being held in Hobart.
A report commissioned by the WA State Government has found the Western Australian agrifood sector has significant untapped potential for further growth, and is highly attractive to a wide range of investors both locally and globally.
An exclusive insight into Australia’s growing agricultural opportunities in China thanks to the Federal Government’s China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (ChAFTA) will be showcased on ABC Radio Country Hour from 12 noon.