Contract Manager (Agriculture and Food)

Legal qualified paralegal or lawyer looking for a change? Interested in drafting / negotiating research and IP related contracts? Join the CSIRO Commercial Contracts team! The Position: CSIRO’s vision is to be Australia’s innovation catalyst, boosting the country’s innovation performance and creating value for our …

SA enterprise combines family farming and corporate agriculture for more secure future

SA enterprise combines family farming and corporate agriculture for more secure future

Posted April 29, 2018 07:45:04 Photo: Bulla Burra combines the land and resources of two family farms. (Landline: Andrew Burch) Related Story: Loxton farmers join forces Fifth-generation farmer Robin Schaefer feels like agriculture is part of his DNA. “They say a farmer if you cut him, he bleeds red dirt, …

Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud slams live export sheep deaths

Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud slams live export sheep deaths

Updated April 05, 2018 16:38:27 Video: Agriculture Minister David Littleproud is outraged by the death of the sheep (ABC News) Related Story: Dead sheep numbers unknown aboard live export ship The Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud says it’s “bullshit” that sheep continue to die at sea on live export ships. …

Conservationists fear being locked out of review into how agriculture interacts with EPBC Act

Conservationists fear being locked out of review into how agriculture interacts with EPBC Act

Posted March 29, 2018 19:08:23 Photo: Josh Frydenberg says “the red-tape burden costs fall disproportionately on the farmer”. (ABC News: Jed Cooper) Farmers have welcomed a review into cutting red tape around national environmental laws, but conservationists are angry, saying they are being denied a voice in the process. Key …