For the first time in over a decade, Australian livestock producers can trade directly with Lebanon for Australian feeder and slaughter cattle, sheep and goats.

Australia’s agriculture, food, fisheries and forestry sectors are the big winners following the ratification of the Korea-Australia Free Trade Agreement (KAFTA).

Australian citrus growers have pledged to plough more funds into R&D to make the industry more competitive in the Asian century.

The real value of agrifood demand in India is set to rise by 136 per cent by 2050, according to a new report.

Australia is aiming to double its mango exports under an ambitious new plan unveiled this month.

Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has moved to cut regulation red tape for livestock exporters.

Small exporters can still apply for a rebate for 50 per cent of export registration charges this financial year.

The Australian government is working to ensure farmers hit by lost exports to Russia gain access to alternative markets, says Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce.

Live cattle exports are forecast to exceed 1 million head for the calendar year, putting them on track to be the highest level on record.

In a move welcomed by the grains industry, some Australian grains and seeds exporters will receive a return of export fees and charges for the 2012-13 financial year.