Victoria’s farmers and regional communities now have certainty after the Victorian Government’s historic Fracking Ban Bill passed the Victorian Parliament.
A court decision removing industry directors from the QSL Board is further evidence of the extent to which Wilmar Sugar is going in its bid to control the Queensland industry.
CANEGROWERS is disappointed the Queensland Parliament has failed to pass amendments to the Sugar Industry Act to allow for arbitration if negotiations and mediation don’t produce a workable contract between Wilmar Sugar and QSL for the 2017 sugarcane season.
Queensland milk consumers are set to receive the transparency and clarity they have been calling out for if the ‘fair milk price logo’ laws pass parliament.
The National Union of Workers (NUW) is threatening to restrict Australian fruit and vegetable farmers from trading with major supermarkets as part of its turf war with the Australian Workers Union.
WAFarmers urges the elected State Government to develop an online portal for the state’s apiary industry and government to allow more efficient information exchange and collection.
CEO of Sunshine Sugar Mr Chris Connors monitors the goings on in the Australian sugar sector with great interest, bemused and concerned of late about the overall disharmony in the Queensland cane industry.
The Australian Government has announced its response to the independent review of the Horticulture Code of Conduct, which will see a range of improvements put in place to address key concerns and ensure the ongoing sustainability and productivity of Australian horticulture.