Taxpayers and growers are led up a garden path The Fresh Produce Safety Centre (FPSC), which is an organisation established with government and industry support in 2013, has announced the winning tender...

A new paper on food consumption trends in Asia from the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resources Economics and Sciences (ABARES) has been welcomed by Australian farming body the National Farmers’...

While Australian politicians have been contemplating national recycling schemes, rubbish disposal is making further news within Australia and Scandinavia. A substantial increase in a Waste & Environment...

A recent World Bank report says that Africa’s farmers can potentially grow enough food to feed the continent and avert future food crises “if countries remove cross-border restrictions on the food...

The Minister for Trade, Simon Crean, with his Indian counterpart Minister of Commerce and Industry Anand Sharma, yesterday welcomed the conclusion of the Australia-India Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Joint...

Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry, Tony Burke is in China and Hong Kong this week with Australian industry leaders promoting wine and meat and pushing for a free trade agreement.Mr Burke...

Australian milk products can be exported to India for the first time since 2003, after years of detailed negotiations by the Australian Government.Minister for Trade, Simon Crean, and Minister for Agriculture,...

Warren Truss, the Leader of The Nationals and Shadow Trade Minister, has called on Trade Minister Simon Crean to step in amid claims the threat of a full-blown trade war between the European Union and...

In the midst of an escalating global food crisis – precipitating riots in several countries – the National Farmers Federation (NFF) has outlined their worries about the “knee-jerk leap”...