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Senator the Hon Jonathon Duniam
Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries
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Extension of lifeline for producers
27 August 2021
Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries Jonno Duniam said the extension of the International Freight Assistance Mechanism (IFAM) is welcome assistance for seafood and aquaculture producers.
Finalists announced for University Wood Challenge
25 August 2021
The four finalists of the 2021 National University Wood Challenge (NUWC) have been announced.
Joint media release: Liberal National Government creates history with new Agriculture Visa
23 August 2021
The Liberal National Government has delivered a vital agriculture visa to help secure the future of rural and regional Australia
Grants open to future-proof fisheries and forestry
18 August 2021
Applications are now open for grants to invest in a future-ready agriculture, fisheries and forestry sector.
Government committed to National Forest Plan
14 August 2021
Assistant Minister for Forestry and Fisheries Jonno Duniam said he looked forward to working with the Australian Forest Products Association (AFPA) to progress the National Forest Industries Plan.
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.