Australia’s half billion dollar lobster industry is reeling after hearing that China will no longer accept Australian lobsters, pending further trade negotiations.Up to 80 per cent of our catch is...

The US senate has passed a food safety bill yesterday (30 November) that will give the government new powers to increase inspections of food processing facilities and force companies to recall tainted...

Australia farmers are urging new Federal Trade Minister Craig Emerson to hit the ground running by ramping up negotiations in north Asia and, first up, securing an agreement with Korea by early next year.”There’s...

The Western Australian Government has announced a $178.8million investment package to bolster the state’s grain freight network.Premier Colin Barnett said the funding package would secure the Federal...

Australian dollar hits parity with US dollar, could hit 1.05 USD in coming months Cotton hits record price on strong Chinese mill demand and downgrades to global production Sugar prices could hit 30 USc/lb...

Swiss-based global food giant, Nestlé, has announced plans to invest $17 million in the expansion of its Tongala production plant in north-east Victoria into a food manufacturing hub for Oceania, Asia...

A decision on a carbon tax in Australia must not harm the competitiveness of Australian export and import-competing industries like food and grocery manufacturing, the Australian Food and Grocery Council...

New Zealand’s Regal King Salmon will be on the lips of 250 London VIPs tonight at high profile Air New Zealand event at the prestigious Saatchi Gallery in central London. The specially prepared King...

Russian prime minister Vladimir Putin has called for an extension on the country’s ban on grain exports until late 2011, according to reports. Reuters reported that the Russian Prime Minister said...

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has imposed a temporary ban on exports of grain and other agricultural products derived from corn from the country due to the worst drought in a century. He added...