Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap WATCH to start the live stream.

Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap LISTEN to start the live stream.

Thanks for logging in.

You can now click/tap LATEST NEWS to start the live stream.

LISTEN
Watch
on air now

Create a 4BC account today!

You can now log in once to listen live, watch live, join competitions, enjoy exclusive 4BC content and other benefits.


Joining is free and easy.

You will soon need to register to keep streaming 4BC online. Register an account or skip for now to do it later.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Food prices to spike after devastating bushfire effects

Article image for Food prices to spike after devastating bushfire effects

The prices of meat and produce are expected to rise as bushfires affect rural communities.

Australia’s $122 billion food and grocery sector will be impacted by the fires across the east coast.

But Australian Food and Grocery Council acting chief executive Geoffrey Annison tells Deborah Knight the effects shouldn’t last long.

“I think there will be some price rises, and maybe some spikes, but I don’t think it will go on for an extended period of time.

“We have a great deal of resilience in our supply chains and there’s certainly no shortage of food.”

Click PLAY below to hear the full interview

 

Image: Getty/Justin Sullivan

Deborah Knight
Advertisement