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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Drought coordinator ready to roll sleeves uphttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/Drought-coordinator-ready-to-roll-sleeves-up.aspxDrought coordinator ready to roll sleeves up20/08/2018 14:00:00Agriculture Minister David Littleproud met with newly appointed national drought coordinator Major General Stephen Day this morning, who is eager to get to work.
More help for drought-affected farmershttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/more-help-drought-affected-farmers.aspxMore help for drought-affected farmers18/08/2018 14:00:00Direct assistance and concessional loans to aid drought-stricken farmers across the nation will increase to $1.8 billion as part of the next phase of the Turnbull Government’s drought package.
Injunction threat for live export addressedhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/injunction-threat-live-export.aspxInjunction threat for live export addressed14/08/2018 14:00:00The threat of a court injunction stopping live export ships from leaving port has been addressed after Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud signed a regulation today.