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 Richard Colbeck.​​​

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Fighting dieback in Queenslandhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/fighting-dieback-in-qld.aspxFighting dieback in Queensland22/03/2019 13:00:00The Coalition Government and MLA will invest $6 million into research aimed at finding a way to end pasture dieback.
New CEO to lead Australian fisheries into the futurehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/new-ceo-afma.aspxNew CEO to lead Australian fisheries into the future21/03/2019 13:00:00Mr Wez Norris has today been announced as the new Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA).
Research into dehumidificationhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/research-into-dehumidification.aspxResearch into dehumidification21/03/2019 13:00:00The Federal Government will grant $2.2 million for research into using dehumidification to reduce heat stress on live export ships.