Wednesday, 08 May 2019 09:09

More woolly yarns or progress?

The Wool Industry Working Group has found common ground that all players in the industry agree on, says chairman Miles Anderson.

Published in General News

Federated Farmers says it is disappointed an exemption won’t be made for farmers who need semi-automatic rifles for pest control.

Published in General News
Thursday, 21 March 2019 15:39

Farmers back new gun laws

Farmers are throwing their support behind tougher firearms legislation proposed by the Government.

Published in General News
Monday, 11 March 2019 08:43

Time to regulate all stock agents

Federated Farmers' meat and wool council is calling for compulsory regulation of stock agents.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 19 February 2019 10:55

Feds back wool levy

In an irony not lost on free-marketers, Federated Farmers — in which farmer membership is voluntary — supports imposing a compulsory levy on all wool growers.

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Farmers are urging the Government not to forget them when it comes deploying more police officers to fighting organised crime.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 07 August 2018 13:55

Wool Summit good start — Feds

The proof of the pudding will be in the eating following the Wool Summit, says Feds meat and wool industry group chairman Miles Anderson. 

Published in General News
Tuesday, 07 August 2018 10:55

Red tape swamping farmers

Farmers are being overwhelmed by pressure to comply with new regulations.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 July 2017 07:55

Feds' M&F boss wants balance

New Federated Farmers meat and fibre chair and board member Miles Anderson says he’d like to see the mainstream news media take a more balanced line on reporting farming issues.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 May 2016 11:55

Alliance faces farmer backlash

The country's biggest meat processor is facing farmer backlash over harsh payment terms imposed on its goods and service providers.

Published in General News
 

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