Bill Shorten has rocked political ranks today, in calling for an immediate ban on live sheep exports to the Middle East.
DISSENTING calls to ban live sheep exports within the Coalition government have been backed by the Greens but rejected by David Littleproud.
ANIMALS Australia has succeeded in shutting down an abattoir in a foreign export market due to sheep-related breaches of the Exporter Supply Chain Assurance System.
Australian agricultural industry groups are bracing for attacks from animal activists globally following the recent release of an explosive documentary which claims to “expose the dark underbelly of modern animal agriculture”.
Despite easing, most Merino categories still sit well over the 95th percentile of prices for the past 20 years.