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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Getting on with delivering the Murray–Darling Basin Planhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/Getting-on-with-delivering-the-Murray–Darling-Basin-Plan.aspxGetting on with delivering the Murray–Darling Basin Plan12/07/2018 14:00:00The government is getting on with the job of delivering the Murray–Darling Basin Plan, with tenders now open for $1.5 billion dollars of water efficiency projects.
Protecting Queensland against hitchhiking marine pestshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/Protecting-Queensland-against-hitchhiking-marine-pests.aspxProtecting Queensland against hitchhiking marine pests12/07/2018 14:00:00Minister for Agriculture David Littleproud visited the port town of Gladstone today to discuss the government's Marine Pest Plan and $313 million investment to strengthen Australia's biosecurity.
Funding to fight weeds and wild dogs in drought-affected areas of QLDhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/drought-pests-weeds-qld.aspxFunding to fight weeds and wild dogs in drought-affected areas of QLD10/07/2018 14:00:00Producers and graziers across drought-affected areas of Queensland will receive a further $9 million to help manage pest animals and weeds