The Tasmanian Minister for Corrections and Consumer Protection, Lisa Singh, today issued a warning to businesses regarding advertising for ‘free-range’ or ‘organic’ products that...

Employees at the McCain vegetable processing plant in north-west Tasmania are hopeful that a co-operative could be created to ensure jobs are not lost. McCain announced last week that, while their Smithton...

The food processing sector in Australia has received another blow with the second major plant closure in a fortnight. McCain Foods announced that their vegetable processing plant in Smithton, Tasmania...

The milk price saga in Tasmania took another turn late last week, with National Foods announcing they will no longer work with the Collective Bargaining Group and will instead take their offer direct to...

Talks between National Foods and Tasmanian farmers broke down yesterday, with an end to the dispute seemingly further away than ever before. National Foods said they were ‘bitterly disappointed’...

National Foods appears a long way from appeasing Tasmanian farmers after a price increase was not particularly well received. National Foods wrote to its Tasmanian farmers to announce a 1.1 cent per litre...

Tasmania is well on the way to becoming the food bowl of the nation, according to the state’s Premier – David Bartlett. Mr Bartlett said the Apple Isle was intent on using their resources more...

Despite the global economic crisis, Australian Brewer Moorilla is set to release Tasmanian’s most expensive beer, with each 330ml bottle selling for AUD$25. Moo Brew’s new Imperial Stout 2007...

Premier David Bartlett has confirmed the Tasmanian Government and JBS Swift have agreed on terms that will enable the King Island abattoir to re-open today. The abattoir, which processes the Island’s...

Dairy firm National Foods could be facing charges in Tasmania under the Public Health Act after being investigated for allegedly failing to inform health authorities after finding a pathogen in one of...