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Scoop.co.nz
Peters: Farmers Must Reject Being National’s Doormatthe regions virtually forgotten despite being the economic powerhouses of this
Peters: Farmers Must Reject Being National’s Doormat
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 hours ago
the regions virtually forgotten despite being the economic powerhouses of this country.The Cabinet rank of the Minister for Primary Industries tells you a lot about the modern National Party. The Minister responsible for over 70% of our physical... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Farmers Concerned about HB Dry Conditionsmeeting of grower and farmer groups, East Coast Rural Support Trust, Hawke’s Ba
Farmers Concerned about HB Dry Conditions
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 10 hours ago
meeting of grower and farmer groups, East Coast Rural Support Trust, Hawke’s Bay Regional Council and Ministry for Primary Industries discussed the current dry conditions this week.HBRC’s climate scientist Dr Kathleen Kozyniak reported on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$70m will help fight against bovine tuberculosisconfirmed $69.8 million of new operating funding over the next four years to he
$70m will help fight against bovine tuberculosis
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
confirmed $69.8 million of new operating funding over the next four years to help eradicate bovine tuberculosis, said Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy. The new funding will help achieve goals of eradicating bovine TB from cattle and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Subsidy for polluters axedcompete with native flora and fauna for sunlight and water, and can severely al
Subsidy for polluters axed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
compete with native flora and fauna for sunlight and water, and can severely alter natural landscapes," Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy said. "This funding will help protect productive land, the tourism and forestry sectors, and... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
More charges laid in reponse to Waikato bobby calves footageThe Ministry for Primary Industries has laid a second set of charges as part of
More charges laid in reponse to Waikato bobby calves footage
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted yesterday
The Ministry for Primary Industries has laid a second set of charges as part of an investigation into the alleged abuse of bobby calves in the Waikato. MPI began investigating after TVNZ's Sunday programme broadcast footage which showed the calves... Read more
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NZCity
More charges over bobby calf mistreatmentThe Ministry for Primary Industries has laid further animal welfare charges ove
More charges over bobby calf mistreatment
NZCity / Posted yesterday
The Ministry for Primary Industries has laid further animal welfare charges over an investigation into mistreatment of bobby calves in the Waikato. In March the ministry laid 10 charges against an individual, after it last year received hours of... Read more
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NZCity
More charges over bobby calf mistreatmentThe Ministry for Primary Industries has laid further animal welfare charges ove
More charges over bobby calf mistreatment
NZCity / Posted yesterday
The Ministry for Primary Industries has laid further animal welfare charges over an investigation into mistreatment of bobby calves in the Waikato. In March the ministry laid 10 charges against an individual, after it last year received hours of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
More charges in Waikato bobby calves caseanimal welfare charges have been laid over the alleged mistreatment of bobby ca
More charges in Waikato bobby calves case
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
animal welfare charges have been laid over the alleged mistreatment of bobby calves in Waikato. The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) launched a probe last September after secret video footage revealed animals being severely... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Subsidy for polluters axedcompete with native flora and fauna for sunlight and water, and can severely al
Subsidy for polluters axed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
compete with native flora and fauna for sunlight and water, and can severely alter natural landscapes," Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy said. "This funding will help protect productive land, the tourism and forestry sectors, and... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
MPI lays further charges over bobby calvesThursday, 26 May 2016, 2:57 pmPress Release: Ministry For Primary IndustriesMay
MPI lays further charges over bobby calves
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Thursday, 26 May 2016, 2:57 pmPress Release: Ministry For Primary IndustriesMay 26 2016The Ministry for Primary Industries has laid a second set of charges in... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
$69.8m towards eliminating bovine TBtowards eliminating bovine TBThursday, 26 May 2016, 2:45 pmPress Release: New Z
$69.8m towards eliminating bovine TB
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
towards eliminating bovine TBThursday, 26 May 2016, 2:45 pmPress Release: New Zealand Government Hon Nathan GuyMinister for Primary Industries26 May 2016 Budget 2016 confirms $69.8 million of new operating funding... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Plan to streamline transtasman travelPhoto / iStock The Government will start a trial to streamline border processi
Plan to streamline transtasman travel
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
Photo / iStock The Government will start a trial to streamline border processing for low-risk travellers and traders. Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy and Customs Minister Nicky Wagner made the budget announcement today. "The Government... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers – May 25country that we have ever had.Fisheries—Illegal Dumping of Fish12.RINO TIRIKATE
Questions & Answers – May 25
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
country that we have ever had.Fisheries—Illegal Dumping of Fish12.RINO TIRIKATENE (Labour—Te Tai Tonga) to the Minister for Primary Industries: Was he aware in 2013 of the pervasive illegal dumping of fish from inshore trawlers, as documented in the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Stress leave at Biosecurity Tasmania under-reported, union saysof colleagues who are off on stress leave for very long periods of time and I a
Stress leave at Biosecurity Tasmania under-reported, union says
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
of colleagues who are off on stress leave for very long periods of time and I am talking months," he said. In a statement, Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff said claims of interference in the Right to Information process were false.Stress... Read more
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Daily News
CABINET DECISIONSof Ministers. AGRICULTURE SECTOR MODERNIZATION PROJECT The joint proposal by
CABINET DECISIONS
Daily News / Posted yesterday
of Ministers. AGRICULTURE SECTOR MODERNIZATION PROJECT The joint proposal by Agriculture Minister Duminda Dissanayake and Primary Industries Minister Daya Gamage to implement a five year Agriculture Sector Modernization Project using funds of US$... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Minister collapses in dock during sentencing for paua poachingconsider that you should be thoroughly ashamed of the position you put yourself
Minister collapses in dock during sentencing for paua poaching
Otago Daily Times / Posted yesterday
consider that you should be thoroughly ashamed of the position you put yourself in,'' Judge Phillips said. Ministry for Primary Industries Otago compliance manager Murray Pridham said he was "pleased'' with the sentences imposed. The group... Read more
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Weekly Times
No beg pardons for MPs when pigs get down to businessUpstaged: NSW Primary Industries Minister Niall Blair during a visit to a free-
No beg pardons for MPs when pigs get down to business
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
Upstaged: NSW Primary Industries Minister Niall Blair during a visit to a free-range pork producer near Dubbo. LOOKS like the farm animals have it in for our agricultural politicians. Last week we showed you Max the dog photo-bombing Agriculture... Read more
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Weekly Times
Biodiversity blueprint fearAssurance: NSW Primary Industries Minister Niall Blair (centre) visits Michael
Biodiversity blueprint fear
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
Assurance: NSW Primary Industries Minister Niall Blair (centre) visits Michael and Alex Hicks’ pork operation at Eumungerie, near Dubbo. NSW farmers are concerned they will not be able to access new native vegetation regulatory maps of their farms... Read more
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The Young Witness
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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Western Advocate
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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Manning River Times
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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The North West Star
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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The Border Mail
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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The Courier
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisisfarmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably
Farmers’ passion shines amid dairy crisis
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
farmer tells you they aren’t passionate about their work then they’re probably lying. - Dairy farmer Peter Jones. State Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff also announced an expanded support package for Tasmanian farmers on Wednesday... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Newly opened $3.6m Riverland backpackers resort 'will be full' during citrus seasonAustralian River Murray Sustainability Program (SARMS). The program is funded
Newly opened $3.6m Riverland backpackers resort 'will be full' during citrus season
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Australian River Murray Sustainability Program (SARMS). The program is funded by the Federal Government and delivered by Primary Industries and Regions SA (PIRSA). Federal Member for Barker Tony Pasin described the resort as the "equivalent of... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Zespri Profit Good For Some But Not Allin 2010 by what The Kiwifruit Claim alleges was negligence from Biosecurity New
Zespri Profit Good For Some But Not All
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
in 2010 by what The Kiwifruit Claim alleges was negligence from Biosecurity New Zealand, now part of the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI).Even for those Zespri suppliers whose businesses survived 2010 and the $885 million of losses as a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Aotearoa Fisheries supports transparency on the waterFisheries 25 May 2016Aotearoa Fisheries supports the position of Primary Indust
Aotearoa Fisheries supports transparency on the water
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Fisheries 25 May 2016Aotearoa Fisheries supports the position of Primary Industries Minister, Nathan Guy, to speed up the rollout of monitoring equipment on commercial fishing vessels, as do... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Shark attacks dog at The Spitthis wound was a shark bite.” Mrs McCormac-Taylor now only allows Shorn to swi
Shark attacks dog at The Spit
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
this wound was a shark bite.” Mrs McCormac-Taylor now only allows Shorn to swim in clear, shallow water. A Department of Primary Industries spokeswoman said there have been seven unprovoked shark attacks in Sydney Harbour since 1964. The... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Shark attacks dog at The Spitthis wound was a shark bite.” Mrs McCormac-Taylor now only allows Shorn to swi
Shark attacks dog at The Spit
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
this wound was a shark bite.” Mrs McCormac-Taylor now only allows Shorn to swim in clear, shallow water. A Department of Primary Industries spokeswoman said there have been seven unprovoked shark attacks in Sydney Harbour since 1964. The... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dannevirke: Food Act costs put strain on butcherwhich I've been happy to follow," he said. "However, I was the only Tararua foo
Dannevirke: Food Act costs put strain on butcher
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
which I've been happy to follow," he said. "However, I was the only Tararua food business to attend a MPI (Ministry of Primary Industries) Food Act workshop in Palmerston North recently and the only one to turn up to a roadshow a year... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chinese firms descend on Auckland, seeking to investeconomy," he said. "That is why we are facilitating the co-operation between th
Chinese firms descend on Auckland, seeking to invest
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
economy," he said. "That is why we are facilitating the co-operation between the two sides." Speaking to the conference, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy said collaboration and co-investment between New Zealand and China was taking place... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
LegaSea calls for Commission of Inquiry11:38 amPress Release: LegaSea 24 May 2016The Director-General of the Ministry
LegaSea calls for Commission of Inquiry
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
11:38 amPress Release: LegaSea 24 May 2016The Director-General of the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) Martyn Dunne has announced the appointment of a Queen’s Counsel to conduct an inquiry following... Read more
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The Courier
Dairy: deregulation and disasterits increasing dysfunction, including issuing credit cards to whomever it saw f
Dairy: deregulation and disaster
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
its increasing dysfunction, including issuing credit cards to whomever it saw fit without reference to the Department of Primary Industries, the ADC continued to enjoy the support of successive ministers including Ian Sinclair and Peter Nixon. By... Read more
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Weekly Times
Smoke clears over Fiskvilleit was closed down and now the subject of complex and very expensive remediatio
Smoke clears over Fiskville
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
it was closed down and now the subject of complex and very expensive remediation. • The then Department of Environment and Primary Industries, in investigating stock contamination issues, “should not have allowed the CFA to be so closely involved... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Pig hunters face major scrutinythe North West have been put on notice in an education and awareness campaign b
Pig hunters face major scrutiny
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
the North West have been put on notice in an education and awareness campaign by the NSW Police Force and the Department of Primary Industries. ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Rise & Shine | Wednesday, May 25, 2016of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr A
Rise & Shine | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary Industries at the relaunch of the Hunt Safe, Hunt Legal campaign. ►TAMWORTH: Illegal pig hunters in the North West... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Student and cyclist hit by cars in separate incidentsof Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr A
Student and cyclist hit by cars in separate incidents
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary Industries at the relaunch of the Hunt Safe, Hunt Legal campaign. ►TAMWORTH: Illegal pig hunters in the North West... Read more
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The Border Mail
Rise & Shine | Wednesday, May 25, 2016of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr A
Rise & Shine | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary Industries at the relaunch of the Hunt Safe, Hunt Legal campaign. ►TAMWORTH: Illegal pig hunters in the North West... Read more
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The Border Mail
Wednesday, May 25, 2016of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr A
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary Industries at the relaunch of the Hunt Safe, Hunt Legal campaign. ►TAMWORTH: Illegal pig hunters in the North West... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Turtle falls from overhead compartmentare not native to Tasmania and have been listed as prohibited wildlife since 20
Turtle falls from overhead compartment
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
are not native to Tasmania and have been listed as prohibited wildlife since 2009. A spokesman for the Department of Primary Industries told ABC the turtle would be euthanised as it posed a threat to native wildlife. A spokeswoman for... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Pig hunters face major scrutinythe North West have been put on notice in an education and awareness campaign b
Pig hunters face major scrutiny
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
the North West have been put on notice in an education and awareness campaign by the NSW Police Force and the Department of Primary Industries. ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Rise & Shine | Wednesday, May 25, 2016of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr A
Rise & Shine | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary Industries at the relaunch of the Hunt Safe, Hunt Legal campaign. ►TAMWORTH: Illegal pig hunters in the North West... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Wednesday, May 25, 2016of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr A
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary Industries at the relaunch of the Hunt Safe, Hunt Legal campaign. ►TAMWORTH: Illegal pig hunters in the North West... Read more
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The Courier
Rise & Shine | Wednesday, May 25, 2016of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr A
Rise & Shine | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary Industries at the relaunch of the Hunt Safe, Hunt Legal campaign. ►TAMWORTH: Illegal pig hunters in the North West... Read more
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The Courier
Wednesday, May 25, 2016of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr A
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
of Victoria. Read more ON NOTICE: Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson with Dr Andrew Moriarty from the NSW Department of Primary Industries at the relaunch of the Hunt Safe, Hunt Legal campaign. ►TAMWORTH: Illegal pig hunters in the North West... Read more
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