Grain traders warn of 'substantial' biosecurity levy collection costs

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Updated April 22 2024 - 11:51am, first published 11:00am
Grain Trade Australia believe the Biosecurity Protection Levy's July 1 implementation date is 'ambitious'. Picture by Shutterstock.
Grain Trade Australia believe the Biosecurity Protection Levy's July 1 implementation date is 'ambitious'. Picture by Shutterstock.

The introduction of the controversial Biosecurity Protection Levy and its timing has "not fully considered" the operational and practical complexities of the sector, according to the nation's grain levy collectors.

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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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