The State of Western Australia’s Commissioner for Children and Young People (WACCYP), Michelle Scott, has called for public debate on raising the legal drinking age in Western Australia to 21. Alcohol...

Harvey Fresh has been awarded the contract to supply Coles brand milk in Western Australia for the next three years. Harvey Fresh, a privately-owned manufacturer of freshly squeezed fruit juices, dairy...

Western Australian organic farmer Steve Marsh is suing his neighbour after genetically modified (GM) canola seed is alleged to have contaminated his property in late 2010, leading to the loss of his organic...

Western Australia’s agriculture and food sector is well positioned to tap into growing world demand for food, Agriculture and Food Minister Terry Redman today told a food security forum. “Growing and...

South Australian Agriculture Minister Michael O’Brien says the mass transportation of livestock from Western Australia is providing an unexpected boost for the state’s primary industries. The ongoing...

Fonterra today announced it has signed a binding agreement to sell its Brownes dairy business to DairyWest, owned by Australian private equity group Archer Capital. DairyWest will acquire the Brownes business,...

The Western Australian state Budget, announced Thursday by Premier and Treasurer Colin Barnett, has a number of provisions for food in WA, including livestock, irrigation, biosecurity and food charities. Agriculture...

Three European grain traders, AgroTrace, Holtermann and Eurograin, have sent a letter to WA Premier Colin Barnett stating that they will not buy Western Australian grain if GM canola is grown. The letter,...

Western Australian farmers will now be able to plant genetically modified canola crops, after a disallowance motion by the Western Australian Labor Opposition failed last week. The hotly-debated motion...

Western Australian Agriculture and Food Minister Terry Redman today unveiled the new Buy West Eat Best campaign, with the support of local food producers. The campaign, which includes television and newspaper...