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FALLOUT over the controversial mushroom, mango and onion increases has spilled over into Senate question time this week, with the government declaring its support for a review of the levy system.

Ag levy fallout continues  

FALLOUT over the controversial mushroom, mango and onion increases has spilled over into Senate question time this week, with the
SHADOW agriculture minister Joel Fitzgibbon has warned all agricultural Research and Development Corporation levies are at risk, if the mushroom levy increase is reversed by federal parliament. 21 Aug 14 SHADOW agriculture minister Joel Fitzgibbon has warned all agricultural Research and Development Corporation levies...
AGRICULTURAL groups have come out swinging in a ferocious public campaign aimed at blocking “political intervention” on changes to agricultural levies. 21 Aug 14 AGRICULTURAL groups have come out swinging in a ferocious public campaign aimed at blocking “political intervention”...
FAMILIES now plan their meals on a daily basis whereas grandma planned a week ahead, according to Professor Tony Worsley. 21 Aug 14 FAMILIES now plan their meals on a daily basis whereas grandma planned a week ahead, according to Professor Tony...
HORTICULTURE is at the heart of fixing world hunger, Julian Cribb told the International Horticultural Congress in Brisbane. 18 Aug 14 HORTICULTURE is at the heart of fixing world hunger, Julian Cribb told the International Horticultural Congress in...

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TRADING giant Cargill is to buy ADM's global chocolate business for $US440 million, complementing its own significant cocoa interests.11:11 AM TRADING giant Cargill is to buy ADM's global chocolate business for $US440 million, complementing its own...
COLES has confirmed that more than 400 jobs will be lost in the biggest restructuring since the $20 billion Wesfarmers acquisition in 2007.10:25 AM COLES has confirmed that more than 400 jobs will be lost in the biggest restructuring since the $20 billion...

QUEENSLAND'S strawberry and banana growers have been hit hard with extreme recent weather conditions.02 Sep 14 QUEENSLAND'S strawberry and banana growers have been hit hard with extreme recent weather conditions.
AN EXOTIC pathogen which attacks carrot and celery has prompted an emergency biosecurity response for Australian producers.27 Aug 14 AN EXOTIC pathogen which attacks carrot and celery has prompted an emergency biosecurity response for Australian...