A new Cooperative Research Centre for Developing Northern Australia (CRCNA) project will lay the foundation for a northern Australian rice sector with the potential to produce more than one million tonnes...

Scientists are warning that rice, one of the world’s most important cereal crops and the primary food source for more than 2 billion people may become “less nutritious in the future.’’ Researchers...

The Forbidden foods brand has extended its breakfast rice range to now include a black rice, honey and cinnamon option. The Melbourne-based company first introduced flavoured rice sachets designed to be...

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has called for submissions on an application to permit a genetically modified rice that aims to address vitamin A deficiencies in developing countries. FSANZ...

Australian farmers are worried that the overtly hostile rhetoric of American President-elect Trump toward imports might close their second most-important market. The US currently takes 11 per cent of Australia’s...

Prompted by listener concerns, SBS Radio’s Punjabi program commissioned laboratory testing of those imported foods being sold predominantly by South Asian grocers in Australia. Most alarming was the...

SunRice is now selling a range of chips made from brown rice. The chips are triangular in shape, similar to the appearance of a normal corn chip, and are available in four flavours: Parmesan and Sundried...

Is there is a silver lining to the unexpected heavy rainstorms that have wreaked havoc in Sydney and parts of New South Wales this week? The intense storms destroyed hilltop homes that were crushed by...

SunRice is now selling what it describes as a ‘rain fed’ range of brown and jasmine rice. The rice comes from North Queensland and is grown using rainwater. SunRice says by using the rainwater the...

SunRice has launched a new range of ready-to-eat snacks called ‘SunRice Street Snacks’. The new products are inspired by street food from across the world. Street Snacks come in a foil pouch placed...