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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

 

 

Ensuring the long-term sustainability of South Pacific regional fisherieshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/ensuring-the-long-term-sustainability-of-south-pacific-regional-fisheries.aspxEnsuring the long-term sustainability of South Pacific regional fisheries18/01/2017 13:00:00Australia is hosting around 150 international delegates for the fifth Commission Meeting of the South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation (SPRFMO), which continues today in Adelaide.
Choose Australian seafood this Christmas!http://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/choose-australian-seafood-this-christmas1221-1916.aspxChoose Australian seafood this Christmas!20/12/2016 13:00:00The festive season is the perfect time to enjoy fresh, sustainably harvested and locally caught seafood.
Strong performance in the fisheries and aquaculture sectorshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/strong-performance-in-the-fisheries-and-aquaculture-sectors.aspxStrong performance in the fisheries and aquaculture sectors19/12/2016 13:00:00The gross value of Australia’s fisheries and aquaculture sectors rose 12 per cent to $2.8 billion in 2014-15, thanks largely to increasing demand for rock lobsters and salmon species, according to the Australian fisheries and aquaculture statistics 2015 r