Umm, isn't it up to the property owners who they sell to? Do you want your next-door neighbour to tell you you can't sell your property to someone they don't like? I haven't heard protests over all the American owned tracts of Aust farmland - or is that ok? By the way, Indonesia signalled self-sufficiency for cattle back in 2004. The industry groups knew about this then - so what planning has happened for this commitment that Indonesia has reiterated time and again - well before the latest ban.
No-one is being "forced" into free-range eggs "morrgo".
Consumers are choosing free-range. It's pure free-market demand and we have the right to be assured what we are paying for is what we are being told it is, by the people making money out of us.
I'm sure you would expect no less for anything you buy.
Eggs are not imported from other countries.
Lucky you, Nev. Is commercial shooting done in your paddock? Qlander, good point. They were everywhere in Sydney and yes, now they are extinct there. You really need to read the research and just have a bit of a think about it. It's actually very interesting. www.kangaroosatrisk.net
Dudley, kangaroo populations crash up to 60% during drought, with 100% juvenile mortality.