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Senator the Hon Jonathon Duniam
Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries
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Joint media release: Workshops to improve market transparency in perishable agricultural goods industries
10 August 2021
Workshops with perishable agricultural goods industries start today, with the aim to improve market transparency across supply chains.
JBS and Huon deal shows confidence in salmon industry
7 August 2021
Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries Jonno Duniam has welcomed JBS’ intention to acquire Huon Aquaculture.
$8 million to support Pacific fisheries management
6 August 2021
The Commonwealth Government has announced $8 million to support community-based fisheries management in the Pacific, following the annual Pacific Regional Fisheries Ministers meetings.
Joint media release: Gippsland forestry research drives national innovation
3 August 2021
Victoria’s forestry industry is set to benefit from nearly $4 million of new industry transferable research under the first round of projects funded by the National Institute for Forest Products Innovation (NIFPI) centre in Gippsland.
National Forestry Planting Day celebrates growing forestry future
2 August 2021
National Forestry Planting Day is a chance to celebrate the forestry industry and the benefits that trees bring to local communities and the environment.
Illegal logging laws up for examination
23 July 2021
The review of the Australia-wide regulation to combat illegal logging and its associated trade is now open for consultation.
Joint media release: Seafood exports to scale up
22 July 2021
An $888,000 grant from the Australian Government has been awarded to Seafood Industry Australia (SIA) to develop and expand markets for Australian seafood exports.
Report shows 28 per cent increase in Australia’s ocean economy
2 July 2021
Australia’s marine industry contributes more than $80 billion annually to the national economy, according to a report released today by the Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS).
2021 National University Wood Challenge
21 June 2021
The Australian Government is partnering with Forest and Wood Products Australia to support research and development into new forestry products through the 2021 National University Wood Challenge.
Joint media release: Boost for recreational fishing, camping and boating facilities
18 June 2021
The Australian Government’s $20 million Recreational Fishing and Camping Facilities Program will fund 19 new projects across Tasmania to improve fishing and camping facilities.