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'I am disgusted you call yourselves the civilised country': Mother of murdered British backpacker killed ...

The Daily Mail 19 Jun 2021
The mother of a murdered backpacker serving her mandatory farm work in regional Australia says the United Kingdom's decision to strip the rule from visas in a new trade deal is proof Boris Johnson recognises 'the system is not safe' ... Mrs Aylifee told Daily Mail Australia she was ...
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Australia’s pandemic-hit farms to reach out to Southeast Asia for labour: Bloomberg

Malaysian National News Agency 18 Jun 2021
Australia’s pandemic-hit farms to reach out to Southeast Asia for labour ... HANOI, June 17 -- Australia is looking to recruit Southeast Asian farm workers as the pandemic and a new free-trade deal with the UK exacerbates labour shortages in the nation’s AUD66 billion (US$51 billion)-a-year agriculture industry, reported VNA.
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Trade deal will serve up more Australian beef

The Times/The Sunday Times 18 Jun 2021
Australia will be able to supply more than 10 per cent of all beef and lamb eaten in Britain each year by the end of the decade ... the UK-Australia trade deal.
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FRV to build solar-plus-storage plant in Australia

Renewables Now 18 Jun 2021
... part of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy, said on Thursday it is starting construction of a solar farm with an energy storage component in Australia's Queensland state.
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Britain's food and drink exports switch from EU to non-EU countries with the latter now ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jun 2021
As much as we may value UK farming, the... Australian PM Scott Morrison and British PM Boris Johnson announcing the UK-Australia trade deal this week. The agreement has left many British farmers nervous that cheaper farming produce from Down Under will put them out of business.
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These high-tech strawberries cost $6 apiece. Here's what they taste and smell like.

Stars and Stripes 18 Jun 2021
... Driscoll's strawberries, produced by a network of more than 900 independent growers around the world, in such places as North America, Europe, China and Australia; and first-of-the-season strawberries from Balsam Farms, in Amagansett, N.Y., down the road from where I live.
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Poll Says Australians Highly Suspicious of China

Voa News 17 Jun 2021
The study, by the University of Technology Sydney, or UTS, was compiled this year amid rising trade and security tensions between Australia and its biggest trading partner, China. The authors have said it is the most comprehensive survey of public opinion on the Australia-China relationship to date.
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Australia Needs More Than ‘Functional WTO’

The Tennessee Tribune 17 Jun 2021
CANBERRA, AustraliaBetter access to India and waking up old alliances on agriculture are next for Australia as it sharpens its trade diplomacy. Since World War II, Australia is tackling the most complex Indo-Pacific environment, Trade Minister Dan Tehan told the Australian Farm Institute conference in Toowoomba on June 17.
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India Covid pandemic: Girl, 5, reunited with mother in Australia

BBC News 17 Jun 2021
A five-year-old girl who was stuck in India for 18 months while her parents were in Australia has finally been reunited with her mother ... "In her imagination, Australia is a land of strawberries, she loves berries, so getting into Australia is like getting into a strawberry farm," Drisya laughed.
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Russell Crowe reveals he's not actually an Australian citizen... despite having lived in Sydney for ...

The Daily Mail 17 Jun 2021
Russell - who was born in New Zealand - immigrated to Australia with the rest of his family when he was just four-years-old. Calling Australia home ... Russell now lives between Sydney and Nana Glen, a village near Coffs Harbour, where he owns a farm. Despite calling Australia home, ...
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Liz Truss blasts ‘defeatist narrative that British agriculture can’t compete’ as she defends Australia trade ...

The Daily Mail 17 Jun 2021
Liz Truss today hit out at the 'defeatist narrative that British agriculture can’t compete' on the world stage as she defended the Government's new trade deal with Australia ... Liz Truss today hit out at the 'defeatist narrative that British agriculture can’t compete' on the world stage as she defended the Government's new trade deal with Australia.
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Asia joins farm visa scheme to tackle labour crisis

The Daily Telegraph Australia 17 Jun 2021
Farmers will be able to source seasonal workers from ten Asian countries to cover the huge shortfall expected after Australia agreed to scrap the farm work visa requirement for UK backpackers ....
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Best Essential Oil Brands Today: Highest Quality Essential Oils, Diffusers, Scented Oils & More

New York Observer 17 Jun 2021
First Look ... Plant TherapyBest Essential Oils Overall ... Cons Not FDA approved ... 2 ... Pros ... However, you get great discounts if you live in Canada, U.S., or Australia! ... Jurlique is a skincare brand that’s based in Australia. For 30 years, all of the ingredients used in Jurlique’s skincare products are grown on their local farm in Australia.
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Misleading Posts on Use of New Born Calf Serum in Covaxin Go Viral

Yahoo Daily News 17 Jun 2021
Read full article. Abhilash Mallick. 17 June 2021, 12.53 pm·7-min read ... However, we found that the claim is misleading ... Also Read ... CLAIM ... Also Read ... Both fetal serum and NBCS are by products of cattle industry and hence easily available from countries like the USA, New Zealand and Australia where extensive cattle farming is carried out ... ... TRENDING ... .
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Australia's pandemic-hit farms to reach out to Asia for labour

Straits Times 16 Jun 2021
CANBERRA (BLOOMBERG) - Australia is looking to recruit South-east Asian farm workers as the pandemic and a new free-trade deal with the UK exacerbates labour shortages in the nation's A$66 billion (S$67.37 billion)-a-year agriculture industry ... Australia already has a similar arrangement in place with Pacific Island nations.
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