Strawberry sales increase as consumers rally behind farmers

Strawberry sales bounce back after a week that featured dumped strawberries, social media-driven strawberry recipe campaigns and strong support for the industry from state and federal leaders.

Strawberry fund aims to help Queensland farmers survive the season

A $1 million fund to assist strawberry farmers in Queensland is announced by Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk in the wake of deliberate contamination with needles found in the fruit across the nation.