Minister for Agriculture, Barnaby Joyce, and Parliamentary
Secretary to the Treasurer, Kelly O’Dwyer, today delivered on an election
commitment, releasing the final report of the National Agricultural Statistics
Review to better underpin the productivity, competitiveness and sustainability
The Federal Nationals will establish a Party Room Working
Group to canvass the views of regional firearms users and other interested
parties on the adequacy, efficiency and effectiveness of existing firearms
controls, such as licensing arrangements and the categorisation of various
Interest rates on loans across the
Australian Government’s concessional loan schemes for farm businesses are set
to fall on 1 August.
Minister for Agriculture, Barnaby
Joyce, said the government was providing $250 million a year for the next 11
years through the Agricultural Competitivene... (27-Jul)
The final in a series of ABARES reports for Australian Wool
Innovation Limited has underlined the serious financial and social impacts of
wild dog attacks in the sheep and cattle industries—with many farmers
dedicating close to a month out of every year tackling the issue.
Minister Joyce s... (27-Jul)
The Australian Government has announced more than $745,000 for 68 arts
and cultural projects across regional Australia, through the Regional Arts
The projects will animate community spaces, provide opportunities for
participation and increased understanding of artists with disability, a... (27-Jul)
A $1.45 billion prawn farm that will create 1,600 direct
jobs and produce more than 100,000 tonnes of prawns a year has been awarded
Major Project Status by the Australian and Northern Territory Governments.
The announcement today comes on the back of the recent
launch of the Australian Go... (27-Jul)
The Commonwealth Government’s Agricultural Competitiveness
White Paper is an investment in our farmers and our competitive strengths in
This is a vital part of our plan
to build a strong, prosperous economy and a safe, secure Australia.
A strong agriculture sector
Consumers have until Friday to have their say on country of
origin labelling options before a survey about different labelling options
wraps up, Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce has said.
“For as long as I’ve been in politics, the issue of country
of origin labelling has been raised with... (02-Jul)
for Employment, Eric Abetz and the Assistant Minister for Employment, Luke
Hartsuyker today welcomed the start of the Australian Government’s new $6.8 billion jobactive employment service across Australia.
said that jobactive signalled a new era of more practical... (02-Jul)
THE Australian Government is inviting applications
for the second round of its popular $300 million Bridges Renewal programme. The
programme is designed to improve access for communities and deliver greater
productivity for the nation. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for
Infrastructure ... (02-Jul)