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Australia seeks to become Asia's delicatessen

There is a wave of farmers moving to premium crops, which are being sold in the region's top stores

Global sales of chia are forecast to reach A$1.1 billion by 2020 due to demand for its use in cereals, snacks and beverages, according to a 2013 report by Food Navigator.


AUSTRALIAN farmers Rob and Jill Baker started growing native finger limes almost a decade ago. Today, top restaurants across Asia and Europe can't get enough of the fruit known as "citrus caviar" due to the burst of tangy flavour when chewed.

Finger limes are just one of a