WA Farmers livestock welcomes inquiry into food labelling by the Senate

WA Farmers supports the Australian red meat and livestock industry position for minimum regulated standards that prohibit the use of plant protein descriptors that contain any reference to animal flesh or products made predominately from animal flesh. Including but not limited to “meat”, “chicken”, “beef”, “goat” and “lamb” and the use of livestock images on […]

Queensland Senator has a beef with vegan products using meat terms on their packaging

In response to complaints from the Australian red meat industry, Senator McDonald has launched a Senate Inquiry into food labelling laws that will investigate if terms such as “meat-free mince”, “sausage made with plants” and “vegan bacon” pass muster. The former butcher-shop owner showed some chops by recently helping establish the Parliamentary Friends of Red […]