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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Multimillion dollar campaign to boost WA wine countryhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/boost-wa-wine.aspxMultimillion dollar campaign to boost WA wine country08/08/2018 14:00:00WA wine regions and their producers are set for an increase in demand for their wine, and more international tourists knocking on their cellar doors, through a $2 million international wine tourism strategy.
NAIS pipeline pumps jobs north and southhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/nais-pipeline.aspxNAIS pipeline pumps jobs north and south06/08/2018 14:00:00​The first ten kilometres of the Northern Adelaide Irrigation Scheme's (NAIS) 29 kilometre transfer pipeline will be installed underground this month, supporting 150 manufacturing and constructions jobs in Adelaide's northern and southern suburbs.
Celebrating Australia’s renewable forestry futurehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/nat-forestry-planting-day-2018.aspxCelebrating Australia’s renewable forestry future31/07/2018 14:00:00Today is National Forestry Planting Day, an industry-led initiative to celebrate the environmental contribution of Australia’s renewable forest sector where over 70 million trees are planted each year.