Agriculture

Bulk Wheat Ports Monitoring report 2016-17

Report into the bulk wheat port export activity for the shipping year 2016-17.

Reliable information is essential to red meat industry productivity: ACCC

The future growth and profitability of the red meat sector in Australia relies on the investment confidence of its participants, but this confidence will be threatened if market information is restricted, or livestock producers are unable to obtain objective performance data, ACCC Commissioner Mick Keogh told the MLA Red Meat Industry Forum in Alice Springs today.

Country of origin labelling and the dairy industry

This factsheet has been developed to assist the dairy industry to comply with the Country of Origin Food Labelling Information Standard 2016.

Online tool for anonymous agricultural complaints

The ACCC has launched a new online tool for the agriculture sector to anonymously report concerns about competition or fair trading issues. ACCC Commissioner Mick Keogh will announce the tool today while addressing the Horticulture Branch of the NSW Farmers Association.

“Farmers in the horticulture and viticulture industries have expressed concerns about potential retribution from others in the supply chain if they contact the ACCC,” Mr Keogh said.