Indo feedlots, abattoirs struggle to stay profitable
The ag industry is expected to grow by $5 billion next year because of the measures taken in the budget, the Ag Minister says.
RMAC calls for government to stop commercial dealings with those who won't finance law-abiding businesses.
Corn prices in the US, a major driver of world values, have soared another 50 per cent over the past six weeks, meaning prices are double this time last year.
The long running court case between Advanta and farmers alleging their seed was contaminated with shattercane has taken another twist.
Regional Express aircraft are back to capacity passenger numbers in Queensland and Western Australia, but Qantas is making the COVID-19 recovery hard in NSW and Victoria.
Building resilient regions was the core theme of the federal government's budget, with targeted spending on the two backbones of rural communities.