Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4


Ashley Manners


With the development of strategic supply-chain alliances between producers and other agri-business sectors becoming a common trend worldwide, it is time for Western Australian primary producers to break with tradition. Strategic alliances have the potential to add value to agricultural products, and to guarantee food safety and quality for consumers. Ashley Manners reports on the benefits of strategic alliances, and some of the successful alliances currently being developed within Western Australia.