Senator the Hon. Anne Ruston

Senator the Hon. Anne Ruston was sworn in as the Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources on 21 September 2015.


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International Day of Forests focus on industry and sustainabilityhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/intl-day-of-forests-2018.aspxInternational Day of Forests focus on industry and sustainability19/03/2018 13:00:00International Day of Forests (21 March) is a celebration of what our forests, timber and wood products mean to our lives, and the critical importance of sustainable management to protect the environment.
Week-long celebration of sustainably sourced seafoodhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/sustainable-seafood-week-2018.aspxWeek-long celebration of sustainably sourced seafood15/03/2018 13:00:00Taking place on 12 to 18 March, Australia's first Sustainable Seafood Week is a new, week-long opportunity to celebrate Australia's seafood industries and the well-managed, sustainable fisheries that supply our favourite fish and crustaceans.
AFMA expands operations in Lakes Entrancehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/AFMA-expands-operations-in-Lakes-Entrance.aspxAFMA expands operations in Lakes Entrance15/03/2018 13:00:00The Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) will expand its operations in Lakes Entrance, Victoria, from one to eight staff, to better meet its business and operational needs in Australia's largest commercial fishing port.