Live export footage won’t lead to knee-jerk response, Agricultural Minister’s office says

Live export footage won’t lead to knee-jerk response, Agricultural Minister’s office says

Updated April 06, 2018 09:08:27 Video: Agriculture Minister David Littleproud is outraged by the death of the sheep. (ABC News) Related Story: Agricultural Minister says it’s ‘bulls**t’ sheep die at sea during live export trade Related Story: Dead sheep numbers unknown aboard live export ship There will be no knee-jerk …

Live export of 63,000 sheep may be blocked if Emanuel Export does not meet animal welfare guidelines

Live export of 63,000 sheep may be blocked if Emanuel Export does not meet animal welfare guidelines

Updated April 06, 2018 15:52:29 The Federal Agriculture Department has threatened to block a shipment of almost 64,000 sheep from leaving Fremantle, as the company responsible for the shipment deals with allegations of animal welfare abuses. Key points: Footage that shows sheep dying on live export ships was passed on …

Live export ship banned from leaving dock unless welfare conditions met | World news

The federal government will block the departure of a live export ship next week unless it makes serious improvements to the conditions and welfare of the sheep onboard. On Thursday the agriculture minister, David Littleproud, launched an urgent investigation into his department after viewing footage filmed on an Emanuel Exports …

Export recovery continues with $825 million surplus in February

Export recovery continues with $825 million surplus in February

Posted April 05, 2018 17:13:44 Australia’s exporters have put a weak end to 2017 behind them with a second consecutive solid monthly trade surplus for the year. In seasonally adjusted figures, the surplus came in at $825 million in February — in line with market forecasts, but a slight narrowing …

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. …