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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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 Latest Media Releases

 

 

$45.6 million for job-creating water infrastructure for Northern Adelaidehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/northern-adelaide-irrigation-scheme.aspx$45.6 million for job-creating water infrastructure for Northern Adelaide16/08/2017 14:00:00The Coalition Government is delivering funding of $45.6 million to get capital works underway on the Northern Adelaide Irrigation Scheme.
Clean and green forestry projects to help reduce carbon emissionshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/plantation-forestry-method-erf.aspxClean and green forestry projects to help reduce carbon emissions15/08/2017 14:00:00Land managers who wish to undertake plantation forestry projects to sequester carbon will now have the opportunity to participate in the carbon market, following Australian Government approval of a Plantation Forestry Method under the Emissions Reduction
Fisheries and environment are winners with new AFMA office at Lakes Entrance​http://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/afma-office-lakes-entrance.aspxFisheries and environment are winners with new AFMA office at Lakes Entrance​10/08/2017 14:00:00The future of commercial fishing in East Gippsland will be better secured and environmental outcomes enhanced when the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) opens its new office at Lakes Entrance early next year.