Foreign investors on hunt for Aussie farms

Sunday Night – China is on the hunt for new food sources to feed its one and a half billion people and its central government has ordered $3 trillion be spent securing food and farmland overseas. Video and more information here

Imported frozen berries polluted by this toxic river in China

A river at Jinling in China’s Shandong province, where berries are washed, runs purple with pollution.

(Daily Telegraph) FROZEN berries recalled from Australian supermarkets freezers were grown and packed in one of China’s most polluted provinces.

Only five per cent of fruit and vegetables imported into Australia are subject to any testing — […]

Australian halal businessman to sue ‘bigots’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSP47FAtn6U

(World Bulletin) The head of a Sydney-based halal certification body has launched legal action against an “Islam-critical” group that claims the industry is corrupt and promotes sharia law in Australia, local media reported Wednesday.

Mohamed El Mouelhy, chairman of the Halal Certification Authority, is suing the Q Society over two videos posted online, as […]

Supermarket Giants Aid Australian Sell-Off

(AustraliaMatters) Something dawned on us today after hearing Alan Jones grill PM Abbott about the latest 2014 Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with China. The FTA allows Australian dairy farmers “tariff free” (aka tax free) access into China. Jones pointed out that many Australian dairy farms are being bought up by China.

Abbott’s as proud […]

Russia bans agricultural products from EU, USA, Australia, Norway, Canada

(RT) Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev has signed a decree on the full ban for imports of beef, pork, poultry meat, fish, cheese, milk, vegetables and fruit from Australia, Canada, the EU, the US and Norway.

The ban will last a year, starting August 7. Read more

AM Comment: This is a response to sanctions we […]

Foreign Ownership of Australia

Australia’s 2014 Free (Slave) Trade Hero

(AustraliaMatters) We’re not the hottest Alan Jones supporters; the fellow that happily believes the small Japanese live stock industry should lose out to our Australian live stock industry — while out the other side of his mouth, angrily argues against foreign imports pushing Australian citrus growers to […]