A UNIQUE and award-winning program is helping farmers pass their hard-earned knowledge and experience down the line to the next generations. Farming is in your blood – it’s all you have known. As a...

IF you needed further evidence the butcher shop was, to say the least challenged, Victoria’s largest independent retailer has entered voluntary administration. Tasman Butchers’ poor performing stand-alone,...

AUSTRALIA’S best new products have been named at the nation’s biggest food event, the Fine Food Australia convention in Melbourne. Each year the Best New Product Awards recognise the most...

PERSIMMON growers across Queensland will have better market access to Thailand thanks to a trade agreement finalised this week. The agreement delivers a new irradiation plan for fresh produce to Thailand,...

WE all know eating “healthy” food is good for our physical health and can decrease our risk of developing diabetes, cancer, obesity and heart disease. What is not as well known is that eating healthy...

AUSTRALIA’S biggest honey company and some of the country’s largest supermarkets are facing accusations of selling ‘fake honey’. Five experts look at the impact of the allegations Australia’s...

EATING meat is a symbol of power and status, and those who see themselves as having lower socio-economic status prefer meat, and eat more meat, due to this perception, research shows. The research from...

THE coffee pod – it’s a product banned in Hamburg, Germany for its negative environmental impact yet it belongs to a market worth more than $10 billion a year. Global coffee pod sales are on track...

AUSTRALIAN retail sales fizzled out in July while nationwide home prices fell again in August and a measure of job advertisement eased, suggesting a further dent in consumer confidence and spending. Last...

THE Tryfor5 is an annual campaign powered by Nutrition Australia encouraging Australians to increase their vegetable consumption to the recommended five serves per day, launching during National Nutrition...