New debt data flagged for agribusiness

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Govt, industry, banks eye re-tweaking of debt facilities, nationally consistent mediation guidelines.

Court cracks 'free-range' egg claims

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Consumer watchdog hits Pirovic with $300,000 fine for misleading free-range egg claims.

Ex-Kraft chief to head farmer's lobby

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Former Kraft-Cadbury exec Simon Talbot named new CEO of National Farmers Federation

Nufarm FY profit hit by restructuring costs

Fertiliser producer's statutory profit slumps 53%, shares surge 11% on underlying profit.

Lactanz to take $30m in assets to market

Western Australia’s largest milk producer will again come to market at the end of this month.

Sign China FTA soon: agribusiness

Report says farmers claim FTA delays are helping Australia's competitors.

Archer seeks Asian JV partner for Brownes dairy: report

The private-equity firm is seeking an Asian partner to invest in its Brownes Dairy business, the biggest producer of milk products in WA.

Six companies shed light on Australia's growth potential

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Australia's top performing private companies in industries such as agribusiness, construction and technology show that our economy can remain prosperous if we make the right decisions.

Chinese fund to splash $3bn on Australian agriculture

The Beijing Agricultural Investment Fund is on the prowl for Australian dairy, beef, lamb and aquaculture assets.

Elders confirms $57m raising

Agribusiness says term debt has been cut to $21m, shares spike 23% in trade.

The Week Ahead

The RBA board meeting minutes will be in focus, while in the US all eyes will be on the Federal Open Market Committee's decision on bond purchases.

Elders' raising priced at 15c a share

Elders is understood to have priced shares at a discount of 29 percent in a $57m equity raising.

Cabinet okays competitiveness agenda

Govt to support strongest parts of the economy, industry to back apprentice training.

Elders enters trading halt

Australian agribusiness set to make capital raising announcement.

Private equity targets five top growth sectors

Private equity groups are poised to pounce on these five sectors, identified as having the best growth potential for Australian investors.

Elders to sell AWH stake

Agribusiness offloads 50% stake in wool handler to DP World for around $30m as part of non-core asset sell-down.

Fishing for success in a sea of challenges

South Australia’s Stehr family is famous for breeding southern bluefin tuna in captivity. After years of selling their product to the Japanese at a premium, they've set their sights on China.

KKR cashes out of China Modern Dairy

Private equity firm sold remaining shares in China Modern Dairy for about US$80 Million.

NSW farmers win data case against Santos

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Energy group forced to hand over water monitoring data.

Graincorp flags earnings lift

Grain storage and transport company sees "substantial" lift in earnings by the end of fiscal 2016.