DAWR – Important Alert

Biosecurity Advice 2017-12 – End of prawn suspension and import conditions for prawns and prawn products for human consumption ​30 June 2017 This Biosecurity Advice notifies stakeholders that: The import suspension on uncooked prawns will lapse on 6 July 2017. Enhanced import conditions will be implemented on 7 July 2017, to allow for safe trade … [Read more…]

FBIA Roundup

Here are FSANZ’s media issues for the week 9/3/17: Labelling Results from a recent study in New Zealand say that the existing voluntary approach to country of origin labelling (CoOL) for fruit and veggies isn’t giving consumers the facts they need to make informed choices, with 71% of Kiwis wanting the labelling to be mandatory. … [Read more…]