Fair farm workers initiative

Farm workers weeding a crop

The Australian horticulture industry is making efforts to improve consumer and public confidence after findings that workers have been mistreated in the past with the launch of the Fair Farms Initiative. The program aims to support best employment practices in the horticulture sector. Read the rest of this entry »

Imported food safety measures

The Australian Federal Government says it will be strengthening the country’s food safety system as part of the 2017–18 Federal Budget. Read the rest of this entry »

Oz Harvest supermarket rescue

Australian food charity OzHarvest has opened the country’s first ‘rescued’ food supermarket. Read the rest of this entry »