Vietnam is Australia's fourth-largest grain trading partner overall and any change to the glyphosate restrictions on imports could have a big impact on Australia growers.
Grain handling group Viterra announces it will transition from rail to road transport for movement of all grain on the Eyre Peninsula.
The Australian Government's commodity forecaster has confirmed what eastern seaboard farmers know all too well — that grain production in 2018 was disastrous.
With harvests underway across most of the country, Australia's winter crop looks worse than initially predicted after the driest September on record and significant frost damage.
As the industry struggles to make ends meet, WA egg farmers say its major supermarkets have switched to selling eggs from the eastern states.
Australia could be set to import whole grain for the first time in more than a decade, as drought drives up the price of grain.
Major food companies and agricultural scientists are developing more food and beverages for the rising number of Australians with food allergies, tapping into a huge and growing market
The Prime Minister is keen to hear ways farmers can be better prepared for future droughts, and farm groups say wider insurance coverage is an important step in preparing for the worst.
While there appears to be overwhelming public support for helping farmers through drought, concerns have been raised that in our rush to help we don't do more harm than good, write Neal Hughes and Steve Hatfield-Dodds.
Grain handlers have stepped up the amount of grain being domestically imported into eastern Australia and are considering importing product from overseas.