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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Beef farm income on the rise ahead of Casino Beef Weekhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/casino-beef-week-2018.aspxBeef farm income on the rise ahead of Casino Beef Week17/05/2018 14:00:00The Northern Rivers area of New South Wales is primed and ready for one of the biggest events on the calendar, Casino Beef Week, supported by $1 million in Coalition Government funding.
Release of McCarthy Reviewhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/release-of-mccarthy-review.aspxRelease of McCarthy Review16/05/2018 14:00:00Just more than a month ago, I saw footage that shocked and angered me and all Australians. The community was understandably outraged. It was time this industry became transparent and accountable.
RIC begins fruitful relationship with Orangehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/RIC-in-Orange.aspxRIC begins fruitful relationship with Orange15/05/2018 14:00:00Orange in New South Wales is set to become the home of the Regional Investment Corporation (RIC) after the board confirmed the location for its new headquarters.