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Saturday, 05 March 2016 11:55

Opposition grows to Aussie backpackers’ tax

Opposition to the Australian Federal Government's proposed 'backpacker tax' is garnering support.

Published in World News
Saturday, 10 October 2015 12:00

Aussie farmers back China trade deal

As Australian politicians haggle over endorsing a free trade agreement with China, farmers are warning that failure to ratify the deal will cost them up to A$18 billion over 10 years.

Published in World News
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 15:15

Australia clampdown on foreign buyers

Australian farmers are welcoming a sharper watch on foreign investment in farming. The NFF has long called for more oversight by the Australian Foreign Investment Review Board and a transparent register of foreign ownership of farm land.

Published in World News
Friday, 06 February 2015 00:00

No way, mate!

Australian farmers have joined health groups in opposing suggestions to apply GST to the sale of fresh food.

Published in Agribusiness

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Fat chance

OPINION: This old mutt has always believed that any hopes of a possible free trade deal – that is any…

Health & safety?

OPINION: WorkSafe and workplace safety legislation dominate the daily operations of the private sector, including farms.

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