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Ombudsman urges support for SME export opportunities

Ombudsman Kate Carnell has welcomed a report on small and medium enterprises and their access to free trade agreements. The recent Joint Standing Committee report looked at how SMEs could participate in FTAs. Ms Carnell threw her weight behind its key recommendations and urged “bi-partisan support” for the sake of …

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From baaa’d to good: year of extremes for lamb

Annual Australian lamb slaughter is now projected to be 22.9 million for 2018, up two per cent on 2017. Sheep slaughter is forecast to reach 9.3 million, up 23 per cent on 2017. Meat & Livestock Australia’s (MLA) Market Intelligence Manager Scott Tolmie says it has been a year of …

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