Deadline looms for sugar marketing submissions

JUST one week remains before submissions close on proposals for the sugar industry's future - and stakeholders remain divided.
JUST one week remains before submissions close on proposals for the sugar industry's future - and stakeholders remain divided.
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Nico on numerous occasions you bag on about following the money trail. Well perhaps you should
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Qld is open for [big] business. But some [small] businesses may be run over the top of.
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We should pump as much CO2 out as we can - get sea levels rising as quick as possible - more
THE exclusion of the Australian sugar industry from the Australia-China free trade agreement has left industry stakeholders bitterly disappointed.18 Nov 14 THE exclusion of the Australian sugar industry from the Australia-China free trade agreement has left industry...
FOUR years ago Burdekin farmer David Cox bought country to expand his cane growing business, but these days he plans to produce Australian beef to feed the growing demand in China.13 Nov 14 FOUR years ago Burdekin farmer David Cox bought country to expand his cane growing business, but these days he plans...