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Senator the Hon. Richard Colbeck

Senator the Hon. Richard Colbeck was sworn in as the Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources on 28 August 2018.

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Funding delivered for Regional Forestry Hubshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/colbeck/Pages/Media-Releases/funding-regional-forestry-hubs.aspxFunding delivered for Regional Forestry Hubs10/04/2019 14:00:00The Liberal National Government has contracted the funding for the four initial pilot Regional Forestry Hubs as part of our National Forest Industries Plan – delivering this important element of the National Forest Industries Plan.
New forestry research puts Launceston at the cutting edgehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/colbeck/Pages/Media-Releases/new-forestry-research-puts-launceston-at-the-cutting-edge.aspxNew forestry research puts Launceston at the cutting edge05/04/2019 13:00:00The Australian Liberal National Government and the Tasmanian Liberal Government’s jointly funded Launceston centre of the National Institute for Forest Products Innovation (NIFPI) will deliver eight new cutting edge forestry research projects.
Advisory council tackles fisheries management issueshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/colbeck/Pages/Media-Releases/advisory-council-tackles-fisheries-management-issues.aspxAdvisory council tackles fisheries management issues04/04/2019 13:00:00Representatives from Australia's commercial, recreational and Indigenous fishing sectors will meet with Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Senator Richard Colbeck in Canberra today to discuss the way forward for Australia's fishing in