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COUNTRY OF ORIGIN LABELLING LAWS CHANGING SOON

FRUIT AND VEGGIES

In what could be as a possible benefit for Riverland food producers there is now less than 20 days until country of food origin labelling laws change.

From July 1st this year products on supermarket shelves will be legally required to display country of origin information.

David Littleproud, Federal minister for agriculture and water resources said "It's no surprise Aussies prefer Australian farm produce as we produce the cleanest and most ethical food in the world.

For more information on the Country of Origin labelling laws due to come into effect July the 1st head to industry.gov.au