Farmer fear of retaliation and code breach fines on supermarket review agenda

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Updated February 5 2024 - 2:43pm, first published 1:45pm
Former competition minister Dr Craig Emerson (left, pictured with former member for Fraser Bob McMullan) is leading the review of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct. Picture by Marina Neil.
Former competition minister Dr Craig Emerson (left, pictured with former member for Fraser Bob McMullan) is leading the review of the Food and Grocery Code of Conduct. Picture by Marina Neil.

Farmers trapped in a David and Goliath relationship with Australia's supermarket giants are likely too afraid to raise issues for fear their products will disappear from the shelves.

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Jason Gregory

National Rural Affairs Writer

National rural affairs writer for ACM's agricultural print and digital publications, covering federal politics, agri-politics and life in the regions. 2023 National Rural Press Club award winner. Send story tips to jason.gregory@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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