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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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Another good year for Australia’s fisheries and aquaculture industryhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/fisheries-aquaculture-statistics-2016.aspxAnother good year for Australia’s fisheries and aquaculture industry19/12/2017 13:00:00The value of Australian fisheries and aquaculture sector increased by nine per cent to $3 billion in 2015-16, injecting an additional $270 million into rural and regional economies.
$1 million in wine export marketing grants up for grabs from Januaryhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/$1-million-in-wine-export-marketing-grants-up-for-grabs-from-January.aspx$1 million in wine export marketing grants up for grabs from January18/12/2017 13:00:00Wine businesses exporting to the United States and China will from next year be able to apply for up to $25,000 in Australian Government funding to support their marketing.
Submissions invited for the review of the NSW Regional Forest Agreementshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/Submissions-invited-for-the-review-of-the-NSW-Regional-Forest-Agreements1218-7971.aspxSubmissions invited for the review of the NSW Regional Forest Agreements17/12/2017 13:00:00​The Australian and NSW Governments today invited public submissions on the Report on progress with implementation of the New South Wales Regional Forest Agreements: Second and third five‑yearly reviews July 2004 – June 2014.