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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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River Murray wetlands project flows into next phasehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/river-murray-wetlands-project.aspxRiver Murray wetlands project flows into next phase17/08/2016 14:00:00The Australian and South Australian Governments have given the tick of approval to the next phase of a project to ensure South Australia’s River Murray wetlands remain healthy into the future.
A hive of research activity to protect Australian beeshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/research-to-protect-australian-bees.aspxA hive of research activity to protect Australian bees14/08/2016 14:00:00The Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Senator Anne Ruston, today launched a project involving Horticulture Innovation Australia (HIA) teaming up with Plant & Food Research New Zealand (PFRNZ) to strengthen Australia’s defences agains
Illegal foreign fishers convictedhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/Illegal-foreign-fishers.aspxIllegal foreign fishers convicted25/07/2016 14:00:00Illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing will not be tolerated in Australian waters, as demonstrated by the recent conviction of 26 Vietnamese foreign fishermen who were found illegally fishing in Australian waters last month.