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Food Plan Needs to Tackle Supermarket Domination

The government's National Food Plan needs to fix the supermarket duopoly and its impacts on food producers and consumers if it's to have any credibility, the Australian Greens said today.

"For too long governments have failed to stand up to the two big supermarkets, and our farmers and other food producers have suffered as a result," Australian Greens Leader Christine Milne said.

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Growth Strategies for Tasmanian Wine Industry Must be Based on Commercial Realities

 

The Australian Greens have welcomed the Tasmanian government’s recognition of the wine industry’s significance to the Tasmanian economy, but cautioned against commercially unsustainable growth strategies.

Senator, and wine maker, Peter Whish-Wilson stated Tasmanian wine producers were doing a good job putting their heart and soul into promoting Tasmania, and should be supported.

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