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Polls

Current Polls

Does ESCAS need reworking?



Is a Japan-FTA deal what ag needs?




What should be done to address the ag labour shortage?






Previous Polls

Is ESCAS bad for Aus live export markets?

No - positions us as market leaders
(43.2%)

Yes - makes us less financially competitive
(56.8%)

Total Votes: 176
Poll Date: 23 March, 2014
Should we compromise on foreign investment rules to facilitate agricultural trade?

Yes
(17.5%)

No
(82.5%)

Total Votes: 171
Poll Date: 17 March, 2014
Are you changing your farming practices to adapt to climate variability?

Yes - better to be prepared for anything
(46.4%)

No - we've always dealt with changing seasons
(49.6%)

Not sure - Waiting for more information
(4%)

Total Votes: 250
Poll Date: 10 March, 2014
What’s your 12-month outlook for Australian agriculture?

Mostly optimistic
(29.1%)

More of the same
(40.2%)

Mostly negative
(30.7%)

Total Votes: 199
Poll Date: 03 March, 2014
Are you happy with current farmer representation in Australia?

Yes
(16.5%)

No
(83.5%)

Total Votes: 334
Poll Date: 24 February, 2014
Should the MLA grass-fed cattle levy be abolished?

Yes
(71.6%)

No
(28.4%)

Total Votes: 465
Poll Date: 17 February, 2014
What do you think of GM crops?

Farmers need gene technology
(14.6%)

OK with clear product labelling
(5.1%)

OK with one govt body to oversee the industry
(2.9%)

GM science needs more testing
(21.1%)

Ban it altogether
(56.3%)

Total Votes: 1138
Poll Date: 10 February, 2014

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COMMENTS

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Emily, have U seen what is happening to Chinas peasant farmers in their country? Cleared out and
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Hey it is pretty dumb all unifying together to make good progress if you are headed in the wrong
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jillaroo, how right you are. In fact Australian farmers still supply the lowest priced food
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