Fears of poultry shortages are growing in one state as the deadly bird flu disease hits another farm and shutters production. Agriculture Victoria confirmed on Thursday that a sixth farm had been hit with avian influenza, with five properties near Meredith, about 100km west of Melbourne, and a property nearContinue Reading

Booming migration numbers accounted for 84 per cent of Australia’s population growth in 2023, according to the the latest figures from the ABS, pushing the total population to nearly 27 million. Net overseas migration was 547,300 in 2023, with 751,000 arrivals and 204,200 departures. The 27 million figure marks aContinue Reading