If you don’t really care about sustainability and environmental outcomes and just want to live in the city and buy the cheapest food regardless of quality then you really shouldn’t vote for us!
If you are concerned about food quality and security, sustainability, net balance of trade, conservation or vibrant rural towns then you should vote for us.
Australia now imports $1.5 billion of fresh and processed foods. Only with more competitive and vibrant agricultural industries will consumers be able to choose cost effective Australian produce alternatives. We will ensure that retail shelf labelling allows all consumers to be informed of relevant produce characteristics and especially country of origin.