Retiring WA Liberal Senator Chris Back talks candidly about his eight year political career and some of his toughest challenges, like the Indonesian cattle ban crisis.
WEST Australian Liberal Senator Chris Back talks candidly about his eight year political career and some of his toughest challenges, like the Indonesian cattle ban crisis.
A NEW report has recommended simplifying certification processes to help alleviate non-tariff barriers and boost agricultural trade to Indonesia.
Barnaby Joyce is seeking feedback from farmers and other stakeholders on government reforms that aim to improve ag-vet chemical regulations.
A RURAL and regional development bank has been recommended in a new report aimed at stimulating debate about agricultural investment in super funds.
MOVES by the federal Coalition government to relieve pressure on spiralling energy prices will be welcomed by food and fibre consumers and producers, the National Irrigators’ Council says.
SHADOW Agriculture Minister Joel Fitzgibbon has criticised the government’s attitude towards farm profitability.
Senator Chris Back says the sudden death of his close friend and former WA Liberal colleague Don Randall had a “profound and dramatic” influence over his decision to leave politics.