Federal Agriculture Minister Tony Burke has begun his WA tour and plans to discuss the future of GM food production in Australia with key members of the WA State Government. The decision to discuss GM...

CSIRO research, underway in Central Queensland’s cattle country, is investigating whether the integration of trees, pasture and livestock into a single agricultural system will produce greater net...

The ABS today released data into the Australian wine industry for the month of May indicating domestic concerns for the Australian wine industry. As has been the case for the past few months, domestic...

ABB Grain, a leading Australian agribusiness, has completed their acquisition of the ruminant business of New Zealand’s PCL Feeds, a division of Mainland Poultry Ltd. ABB Grain markets a wide range...

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has released details of two possible changes to the Australia New Zealand Food Standards Code- regulations that govern the sale of food in Australia and New...

The colour, vibrancy and range of choices of a good seafood retail display are a sight to behold. Thus, whilst there can be no doubt that the numbers of independent fishmongers are declining we are fortunate...

Leading Australian retail food brand manager and franchisor Retail Food Group Limited (RFG) today announced that they will look to grow their Donut King franchise in China. RFG has reported that they have...

The inaugural trading event for Fonterra’s new internet-based sales platform, globalDairyTrade, concluded this morning. The online trading platform plans by Fonterra were announced in April this...

The Brumby Government will invest $5 million in an attempt to secure the long-term viability of Victoria’s western zone rock lobster industry. Visiting Seafood Industry Victoria’s headquarters...

A new Senate inquiry is to examine how Australia can produce enough food for itself and maintain its major export capacity in the face of global warming. The inquiry will be chaired by Senator Bill Heffernan,...