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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

 

 

Statement on reappointment as Assistant Minister for Agriculturehttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/Statement-on-reappointment.aspxStatement on reappointment as Assistant Minister for Agriculture18/07/2016 14:00:00I’m honoured to have the opportunity to continue as Assistant Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, and to build on the important work of our last term.
$177 million invested into River Murray irrigation projectshttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/$177m-for-River-Murray-irrigation-projects.aspx$177 million invested into River Murray irrigation projects15/06/2016 14:00:00A scheme designed to increase irrigation efficiency and return water to the River Murray has reached a new milestone.
Wine Equalisation Tax rebate—consultation on implementationhttp://minister.agriculture.gov.au/ruston/Pages/Media-Releases/wet-rebate-consultation-.aspxWine Equalisation Tax rebate—consultation on implementation05/05/2016 14:00:00The Turnbull Government announced on Budget night our plan to strengthen the Wine Equalisation Tax (WET) Rebate integrity rules to put the wine industry in a stronger, long-term position.