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Friday, 20 November 2015 10:18

Aussie politicians unite on China FTA

Australian farmers are hailing bipartisan support for a free trade deal signed with China.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 11 November 2015 12:51

Put him out to

With the payout down and dry conditions looming, what's the last thing dairy farmers need now? An ageing political mouth with an overactive media secretary using the industry to try to make political capital.

Published in Milking It
Sunday, 08 November 2015 10:23

What a twit

The Republican presidential front-runner who appears to wear a dead possum on his head – Donald Trump – has finally managed to get agriculture into the US political debate, but not in a good way.

Published in The Hound
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 11:36

Pollies’ take on TPP

Feedback on the TPP from agribusinesses has been mostly positive, but the same cannot be said for most political parties. Here's an offering of what some of our political parties have to say;

Published in General News
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 16:39

Guy has unfinished business

BEEFING UP biosecurity and helping to secure improved market access are two priorities for Nathan Guy as he resumes his role as Minister for Primary Industries.

Published in General News
Monday, 20 January 2014 11:50

Goff holds TPP talks in US

LABOUR'S TRADE AND Defence spokesperson, Phil Goff, held discussions with US TPP chief negotiator, Barbara Weisel, during a week-long visit to the United States.

Published in General News

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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…

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

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