State and federal agriculture ministers to descend on Moree for AgMin meeting

As agriculture ministers from right across the country prepare to head to Moree for the special AgMin meeting to discuss the ongoing drought, there are a number of outcomes Northern Tablelands MP and NSW Minister for Agriculture Adam Marshall is wanting to come from it.

Mr Marshall called for the meeting that will bring together agriculture ministers from every state and territory as well as the federal agriculture minister and drought minister.

“From my perspective, I requested that this meeting be held in Moree rather than a capital city because I wanted to have the opportunity to show my ministerial colleagues an example of a community and farmers that are in the midst of the very worst drought in history, but also to make sure that it’s not just a gabfest, that we actually get some serious outcomes,” Mr Marshall said.

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Publication: The Northern Daily Leader
Date: 5 December 2019
By Jem Nash