Crikey readers discuss the government's agricultural agenda, stranded ISIS families and the economic mire.
The ethical and environmental case for avoiding meat and dairy is overwhelming. We should be moving to close down those industries, not propping them up with taxpayer handouts.
Crikey readers discuss Labor's proposed milk floor price and wage stagnation.
Labor's proposal for a floor price for milk reflects an inability to see that agriculture is an industry like any other.
With so much emissions reduction talk focused on renewables, are we overlooking other areas for improvement?
Some farmers may fear the needle attack could stop consumers buying strawberries, but the contamination crisis is unlikely to make a major on impact growers’ woes.
A report touting the benefits of building dams in Northern Australia says anything but, despite the efforts of Matt Canavan to spin it.
While NSW and Queensland are apparently gripped by drought, farmers are pouring billions into a taxpayer-funded drought resilience scheme.
Drought relief isn't needed by most farmers, who are prepared for drought. In fact, it discourages them from making the right decisions to achieve resilience.