The Nationals have today secured an historic inquiry by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) into the domestic fresh food and dairy supply chain, from the farmgate right through to the retailer, including examining the treatment of fa
Minister for Agriculture, David Littleproud has welcomed the Queensland Government’s decision to finally show some common sense and grant exemptions to farmers and those working in agriculture to cross the NSW/Queensland border.
Agriculture Minister David Littleproud says the Australian Government has developed a national plan to allow seasonal and Pacific workers to fill farming’s labour void and help support Australia’s COVID-19 recovery.
Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud is today urging state Premiers to inject themselves into serious cross border issues that unaddressed could impact the cost of groceries, animal welfare and even critical human health for regional Australians.
Australia’s national science agency CSIRO is leading an Australian Government-supported project that will harness the power of data and digital platforms to reduce the cost and complexity of exporting food.