Agriculture

US farmers can 'switch from tobacco to stevia'
African trade bloc looks to boost supply chains
EU must tackle unfair food supply chains, says NFU
The ACCC said processors under pressure from supermarkets unfairly used their bargaining power to shift risks onto dairy farmers © PA Images
Watchdog recommends more power for dairy farmers
Energy cartel laws waived for food firms
PFI president Ramesh Katri said egg prices had surged beyond the price of similar weighted chicken
India’s eggs now more costly than chicken
Avocado Australia's chief executive said competition between supermarkets and restaurants was a big factor in the increasing prices © 123RF
Australian avocado prices set to reach $4
Research leader Chris Chilcott said a lot of the live export supply chains were in areas with sparse road networks © 123RF
Inquiry launched into live export supply chain
Nestlé said the new policy would affect its brands such as ice cream maker Häagen-Dazs © Häagen-Dazs
Nestlé to use only cage-free eggs by 2025
Indian state rolls out free power for farmers
NZ facing home-grown produce shortage
Mecardo said the record wool prices were due to strong demand from China and short supply © 123RF
Wool revival sees record prices