farmers Archives - Inside FMCG

farmers Archives - Inside FMCG

Woolworths extends dairy levy for one year

The move coincides with Dairy Code of Conduct deadline requiring processors to publish supply agreements online.

Poll: Could supermarkets be doing more to help farmers right now?

Some milk processors continuing to pay cheques when in many cases they’re not getting the product.

Agri minister urges supermarkets to support farmers in “tangible” way

Supermarkets urged to do more for farmers as consumers warned fresh produce will rise.

The milk, the whole milk and nothing but the milk: the story behind our dairy woes

In four years, the number of dairy farmers in Australia dropped by 9 per cent.

Farm2Market launches fresh food delivery service

Seasonal fruits and vegetables, dairy, nuts and poultry products from the farm available for home delivery.

ACCC reports better transparency in cattle and beef industry

While signs of progress are welcome, the ACCC says there is a lot more to be done.

It isn’t clear how the new bill against animal rights activists will protect farmers

Farmers have complained that the actions of Aussie Farms threaten their own privacy and safety, and the biosecurity of their sites.

Lamb prices reach record highs

Meat & Livestock Australia said the limited supply of lambs has driven prices to “incredible new levels”.

Coles and Aldi cave on milk price increase

One month on, the supermarket giants follow the lead of rival Woolworths.

The drought relief dilemma

To remain internationally competitive Australian farmers need to increase their productivity.