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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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.
Regional Land Partnerships: a fresh start for Landcarehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/regional-land-partnerships.aspxRegional Land Partnerships: a fresh start for Landcare13/08/2018 14:00:00The National Landcare Program is full steam ahead with 47 organisations selected to deliver the $450 million Regional Land Partnerships program.
Driving farmgate profits through R&Dhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/littleproud/Pages/Media-Releases/rural-rd-profit-r4.aspxDriving farmgate profits through R&D09/08/2018 14:00:00Aussie farmers will be able to boost productivity and profits thanks to a further $35 million for cutting edge research across the agricultural, fishery and forestry industries.