Parmalat’s northern milk suppliers are now operating outside of contract.
BUYERS were out in force at last week's Elders Boyanup store sale and bid up strongly on their preferred cattle.
MAJOR live exporter company Wellard bought a 340 hectare (850 acre) property at Condah, west of Macarthur, to service its move into live cattle exports to China.
A FURTHER three farming families have left or are leaving WA's dairy industry after processors said they did not want their milk. One is a Brownes Dairy supplier and two are Harvey Fresh suppliers.
The owner of the Swisse vitamins and an infant formula business expects a wave of buyouts and more short-term pain for all players in infant formula in China
THE Advertising Standards Bureau (ASB) has received just five complaints about Meat and Livestock Australia's controversial Australia Day lamb campaign which has cracked new records with more than 7.2 million views in four days.
GRAIN farmers have cautiously welcomed fresh positive signals by WA Labor, indicating a shift in attitude towards accepting the use of plant biotechnology.