Warren Truss and John Cobb have been recognised for their political service, by the Nationals.
National Farmers’ Federation Competitiveness Committee Chair Dan Cooper says politics must be extracted from the National Energy Market.
A new mandatory code of conduct on sugar marketing will be tabled in federal parliament next week, senior Coalition ministers say.
CATTLE Council of Australia CEO Duncan Bremner has bitterly rejected the Productivity Commission’s call to establish an Australian Commission for Animal Welfare.
THE RDAA's annual politicians’ breakfast has underpinned a concerted ongoing push to attract more doctors and medical services into regional and remote Australia.
A NEW proposal to adopt a five-star safety rating system on quad bikes has gained high level backing.
The ACCC review of retail electricity prices will assess markets that don’t appear to be operating as effectively as they could be.
THE Productivity Commission’s final report on agricultural red tape has recommended major reforms including backing an independent national animal welfare agency.
NSW Liberal Democratic Senator David Leyonhjelm has raised concerns about changes to food import rules that give the government more restrictive powers.
THE Regional Australia Institute (RAI) has launched a new tool to expose policy gaps between education standards in rural Australia and capital cities.