Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources​

David Littleproud MP was sworn in as Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources on 20 December 2017. He is supported by Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Senator Anne Ruston.​​​

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Report into Murray Darling water efficiency measureshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/Report-into-Murray-Darling-water-efficiency-measures.aspxReport into Murray Darling water efficiency measures18/01/2018 13:00:00Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, David Littleproud, has today called for a renewed commitment to the Basin Plan after the release of the Ernst and Young (EY) study into efficiency measures.
Funding the fight against pests in Queenslandhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/funding-fight-against-pests-in-qld.aspxFunding the fight against pests in Queensland15/01/2018 13:00:00The Coalition Government has invested $1 million to help Queensland farmers control feral animals and weeds on drought-affected land.
Minister Littleproud to visit Indiahttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/Minister-Littleproud-to-visit-India--.aspxMinister Littleproud to visit India09/01/2018 13:00:00Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, David Littleproud, will visit India, where he will make representations to the Indian Government around tariffs on chickpeas and lentils.