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Joint Media Release: Northern Tasmania to benefit from major irrigation project

The Australian and Tasmanian Governments have today announced that work will begin on the $30 million North Esk Irrigation Scheme.

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Media Release: The Coalition Government's Implementation Agenda for the Murray-Darling Basin Plan

The Australian Government is firmly committed to delivering the Murray-Darling Basin Plan on time and in full and will continue to work with state and territory counterparts in the Basin to achieve that.

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Media Release: Country to Canberra – empowering future rural women leadership

Young women from regional areas will be given the opportunity to network with political and corporate leaders in Canberra today as part of the Country to Canberra initiative.

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Joint Media Release: Ensuring future leadership in the nut industry

Nut industry leaders are set to get cracking thanks to the Coalition Government’s $5 million for the Leadership in Agricultural Industries Fund.

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Media Release: Reappointment of NFF President

The Australian Government welcomes the re-appointment of Fiona Simson as President of the National Farmers’ Federation (NFF).

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Media Release: Rice industry to widen its leadership field

The Australian rice industry will benefit from the Coalition Government’s $5 million Leadership in Agricultural Industries Fund.

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Joint Media Release: Prime Minister re-affirms the Basin Plan deal and commits to compliance reform

The Prime Minister has welcomed the release of the Murray-Darling Basin Authority’s “Basin-wide Review of Compliance with State and Federal water laws”.

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Media Release: ​Provider selected to implement milk price index for dairy farmers

A critical step towards delivering a key element of the Coalition Government's Dairy Support Package was taken today, with a provider engaged to implement the Commodity Milk Price Index.

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Media Release: National recognition for Australia’s most important industry

Australia’s single most important industry is today getting the recognition it deserves with the establishment and celebration of National Agriculture Day.

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Media Release: Australian native food and botanicals to take on the world

Australia’s growing native food sector has been supported in its push to export more of its produce overseas, with an almost $400,000 investment from the Australian Government.

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