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The New Zealand Herald
MPI defends manuka export guidelinesover New Zealand-produced honey packaged and labelled in other countries. Photo
MPI defends manuka export guidelines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
over New Zealand-produced honey packaged and labelled in other countries. Photo / Greg Bowker The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has defended its guidelines covering the export of manuka honey after Rowse Honey, Britain's biggest... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Riddle of how 1,700 tons of manuka honey are made... but 10,000 are soldof honey labelled as manuka are sold every year around the world. Attempts are
Riddle of how 1,700 tons of manuka honey are made... but 10,000 are sold
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
of honey labelled as manuka are sold every year around the world. Attempts are being made by the New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries - where the honey is produced - to tackle the number of bogus jars flooding the market. These include... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
A&G Price Evening Takes Us Back To Our RootsArmy, railway carriage components for NZ and Australia and 3m x 40mm wide long
A&G Price Evening Takes Us Back To Our Roots
Scoop.co.nz / Posted yesterday
Army, railway carriage components for NZ and Australia and 3m x 40mm wide long solid bronze cast hooks for Australian primary industries. A&G Price enjoys strong demand for these products because of their experience, reputation and quality... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Birthday cake laced with cannabis allegedly served to diners at Nelson restauranttreated at Nelson Hospital after eating the cake. A joint Nelson Marlborough D
Birthday cake laced with cannabis allegedly served to diners at Nelson restaurant
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
treated at Nelson Hospital after eating the cake. A joint Nelson Marlborough District Health Board and Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) investigation detected the presence of cannabis, and referred the matter to police, Fairfax... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Operation nets more illegal fishing activitybreach of fishing regulations along the Namoi, Castlereagh and Barwon Rivers in
Operation nets more illegal fishing activity
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
breach of fishing regulations along the Namoi, Castlereagh and Barwon Rivers in the state’s North West. NSW Department of Primary Industries (NSWDPI) Acting Director of Fisheries Compliance, Tony Andrews, said a recent compliance operation by... Read more
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Daily Examiner
First Tim the Bream in 30 years a successhe knows they are out there somewhere. The bream, that were caught and tagged
First Tim the Bream in 30 years a success
Daily Examiner / Posted yesterday
he knows they are out there somewhere. The bream, that were caught and tagged under the watchful eye of Department of Primary Industries fisheries officials and using research from an expert in the field of tagging catch-and-release fish, the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Pests and diseases stopped in postMonday, 22 August 2016, 11:59 amPress Release: Ministry For Primary IndustriesN
Pests and diseases stopped in post
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
Monday, 22 August 2016, 11:59 amPress Release: Ministry For Primary IndustriesNew survey results show the Ministry for Primary Industries is preventing pests and diseases from... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mail scam: 18,000 dodgy letters intercepted at borderpests out of the postThe police and NZ Post are not the only authorities stoppi
Mail scam: 18,000 dodgy letters intercepted at border
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
pests out of the postThe police and NZ Post are not the only authorities stopping pests at the border. The Ministry for Primary Industries 2015/16 mail compliance monitoring survey showed 99.93 percent of arriving international letters, parcels... Read more
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Daily News
Gamage laments chamber silence on arbitrary Sevanagala takeoverthe chambers in Sri Lanka spoke against the arbitrary takeover of the Sevanagal
Gamage laments chamber silence on arbitrary Sevanagala takeover
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
the chambers in Sri Lanka spoke against the arbitrary takeover of the Sevanagala Sugar Company by the previous government, Primary Industries Minister Daya Gamage lamented. Speaking at the 15th CNCI Achiever Awards of Industrial Excellence annual... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Lake Illawarra fisherman fears for his futurebe stuffed.” Mr Heron is headed to Parliament House on Wednesday, where he’ll
Lake Illawarra fisherman fears for his future
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
be stuffed.” Mr Heron is headed to Parliament House on Wednesday, where he’ll share his story with Labor’s spokesman for primary industries Mick Veitch and other MPs. Fisherman Paul Heron with his son Tyson, 3. Mr Heron has fished Lake Illawarra... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Potential in teaming up with the tourism industryfrom consumers as well as showcasing an opportunity to create extra value, this
Potential in teaming up with the tourism industry
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
from consumers as well as showcasing an opportunity to create extra value, this could be expanded and rolled out across all primary industries and also the tourism sector. There is a large amount of commonality in what the primary industries and... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Faith Column: Keep true during strugglebudget issues and leadership turnover in our county, city, school and hospital
Faith Column: Keep true during struggle
Craig Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
budget issues and leadership turnover in our county, city, school and hospital districts. Test scores are down…again. Our primary industries’ days are numbered. Drug and alcohol use continue to fuel our standing above the national average in... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
NZ shares rise; Tegel gains on Australian outlook, Port of Tauranga dropsTegel told investors that previously exports had been limited to fully cooked c
NZ shares rise; Tegel gains on Australian outlook, Port of Tauranga drops
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 4 days ago
Tegel told investors that previously exports had been limited to fully cooked chicken, but work alongside the Ministry for Primary Industries had secured changed access conditions to the market across the Tasman. "It's probably one of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Transtasman raw-chicken deal gives wings to Tegel sharesTegel told investors that previously exports had been limited to fully cooked c
Transtasman raw-chicken deal gives wings to Tegel shares
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Tegel told investors that previously exports had been limited to fully cooked chicken, but work alongside the Ministry for Primary Industries had secured changed access conditions to the market across the Tasman. "It's probably one of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Hot pools to hobbits – Tourism Awards finalists namedWrap - BusinessDesk Legal Issues Stocks To Watch - BusinessDesk Justice System
Hot pools to hobbits – Tourism Awards finalists named
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 4 days ago
Wrap - BusinessDesk Legal Issues Stocks To Watch - BusinessDesk Justice System Venture and Angel Capital Legal Issues Primary Industries Police and Crime Agriculture Prisons and Corrections Aquaculture Search And Rescue Horticulture Child... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Get involved in predator-free New Zealand projectstheir programmes." The programme will bring together the resources of the Depa
Get involved in predator-free New Zealand projects
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
their programmes." The programme will bring together the resources of the Department of Conservation and the Ministry for Primary Industries to work in partnership with local communities. "There are some great local groups doing amazing work to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Regions ideal for fire HQpush this agenda”. “Already there has been great successes at de-centralisatio
Regions ideal for fire HQ
Daily Liberal / Posted 5 days ago
push this agenda”. “Already there has been great successes at de-centralisation. They successfully moved the Department of Primary Industries to Orange. The Department of Local Government is located in Nowra,” he said. “These are clearly... Read more
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The Border Mail
Young guns put industry in good handsa really tough competition, even to make the final list,” said Ms Toohey, who i
Young guns put industry in good hands
The Border Mail / Posted 5 days ago
a really tough competition, even to make the final list,” said Ms Toohey, who is a researcher with the NSW Department of Primary Industries based at Dubbo. “We judged them on a powerpoint presentation to a panel of six, they also had a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dairy farmer admits to breaking tail of nearly 50 cowsfailed to control his frustrations with his herd. As a result of a complaint m
Dairy farmer admits to breaking tail of nearly 50 cows
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
failed to control his frustrations with his herd. As a result of a complaint made by a member of the public, Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) staff and veterinarians turned up at the farm on January 28, 2014, Christchurch District Court heard... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Action needed to save critically endangered NZ sea lionssuch as jigging with hooked lines, which has been used in the past and is much
Action needed to save critically endangered NZ sea lions
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
such as jigging with hooked lines, which has been used in the past and is much safer for sea lions. The Ministry of Primary Industries and Department of Conservation’s proposed threat management plan proposes more monitoring and research... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Judges wowed by New Zealand Food Awards entriesDevelopment, Countdown, FoodHQ, The Foodbowl, The New Zealand Institute of Food
Judges wowed by New Zealand Food Awards entries
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Development, Countdown, FoodHQ, The Foodbowl, The New Zealand Institute of Food Science and Technology, Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand Trade & Enterprise, NZME, Review Publishing, XPO Exhibitions, RangeMe, Brother Design,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 18 August 2016and delivers important jobs to many of our regions. So far as audits are concer
Questions & Answers - 18 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
and delivers important jobs to many of our regions. So far as audits are concerned, that is an issue for the Ministry for Primary Industries, but the New Zealand Government takes its obligations extremely seriously in this area.Richard Prosser:... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Deal widens Tegel access to Australiaframework". "This announcement is the result of a significant body of work und
Deal widens Tegel access to Australia
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
framework". "This announcement is the result of a significant body of work undertaken by Tegel with the Ministry for Primary Industries to secure changed access conditions based on New Zealand's high standard of biosecurity and low disease... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Costly shark barrier fiasco could have been avoided: Surferthe Lighthouse Beach shark barrier has been abandoned, attention is now turning
Costly shark barrier fiasco could have been avoided: Surfer
Daily Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
the Lighthouse Beach shark barrier has been abandoned, attention is now turning the money wasted by the NSW Department of Primary Industries on the failed project. The spokesman for a group of Ballina surfers who were steadfastly opposed to the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Over 1,600 greyhound deaths in Tasmania since 2013for another 488 deaths, while 400 were destroyed because they were deemed unsui
Over 1,600 greyhound deaths in Tasmania since 2013
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
for another 488 deaths, while 400 were destroyed because they were deemed unsuitable for re-homing, a Department of Primary Industries document shows. The Greens obtained the document via Right to Information. Earlier this year, nine dogs... Read more
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Northern Star
Costly shark barrier fiasco could have been avoided: Surferthe Lighthouse Beach shark barrier has been abandoned, attention is now turning
Costly shark barrier fiasco could have been avoided: Surfer
Northern Star / Posted 5 days ago
the Lighthouse Beach shark barrier has been abandoned, attention is now turning the money wasted by the NSW Department of Primary Industries on the failed project. The spokesman for a group of Ballina surfers who were steadfastly opposed to the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Deal widens Tegel access to Australiaframework". "This announcement is the result of a significant body of work und
Deal widens Tegel access to Australia
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
framework". "This announcement is the result of a significant body of work undertaken by Tegel with the Ministry for Primary Industries to secure changed access conditions based on New Zealand's high standard of biosecurity and low disease... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Shares up on back of Tegel news5.5 per cent to a record $1.73 after New Zealand's largest poultry company said
Shares up on back of Tegel news
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
5.5 per cent to a record $1.73 after New Zealand's largest poultry company said it had worked alongside the Ministry for Primary Industries to secure improved access to the Australian market, where it had previously only been permitted to export... Read more
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NZCity
Tegel's news helps local stocks fly high5.5 per cent to a record $1.73 after New Zealand's largest poultry company said
Tegel's news helps local stocks fly high
NZCity / Posted 5 days ago
5.5 per cent to a record $1.73 after New Zealand's largest poultry company said it had worked alongside the Ministry for Primary Industries to secure improved access to the Australian market, where it had previously only been permitted to export... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New MBIE regulatory strategy releasedRevenue, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Ministry for the Envi
New MBIE regulatory strategy released
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 5 days ago
Revenue, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, Ministry for the Environment, Ministry of Justice, Ministry for Primary Industries, and Ministry of Transport – to be transparent about how they manage the regulatory regimes they are... Read more
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New Zealand's National Business Review
China's One Belt One Road may offer best avenue for NZ trade talks, academic saysits broader One Belt One Road initiative, a leading academic says. Prime Minis
China's One Belt One Road may offer best avenue for NZ trade talks, academic says
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 6 days ago
its broader One Belt One Road initiative, a leading academic says. Prime Minister John Key, Trade Minister Todd McClay and Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy visited China in April to push for a renegotiation of the country's 2008 FTA after... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tegel shares rally on raw chicken newsframework". "This announcement is the result of a significant body of work und
Tegel shares rally on raw chicken news
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
framework". "This announcement is the result of a significant body of work undertaken by Tegel with the Ministry for Primary Industries to secure changed access conditions based on New Zealand's high standard of bio security and low disease... Read more
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The Young Witness
First case of Russian aphidsNSW Department of Primary Industries has confirmed the first detection of Russi
First case of Russian aphids
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
NSW Department of Primary Industries has confirmed the first detection of Russian wheat aphids (Diuraphis noxia) in a wheat crop in the State's south. NSW Department of Primary Industries has confirmed the first detection of Russian wheat aphids... Read more
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The Young Witness
Crops still water loggedJuly wet weather has impacted on the state’s primary producers, with some winte
Crops still water logged
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
July wet weather has impacted on the state’s primary producers, with some winter crops heavily waterlogged. Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Seasonal Conditions Coordinator Ian McGowen said the wet weather continued into July providing most... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Victoria offers unique international trade degreeof Law Professor Susy Frankel says trade concerns are at the centre of many pol
Victoria offers unique international trade degree
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
of Law Professor Susy Frankel says trade concerns are at the centre of many policies, including those relating to primary industries, developing innovation, attracting inward investment, encouraging outward investment, as well as... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Cloud seeding before Tasmanian floods may face new probehave not been answered. The chorus of concern has strengthened calls for an in
Cloud seeding before Tasmanian floods may face new probe
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
have not been answered. The chorus of concern has strengthened calls for an independent review. Deputy Premier and Primary Industries Minister Jeremy Rockliff stressed he believed in the integrity of Hydro's report, but was not ruling it... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Fight to move fire HQpush this agenda”. “Already there has been great successes at de-centralisatio
Fight to move fire HQ
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
push this agenda”. “Already there has been great successes at de-centralisation. They successfully moved the Department of Primary Industries to Orange. The Department of Local Government is located in Nowra,” he said. “These are clearly... Read more
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Northern Star
School sharpens its agricultural offeringsstudents will be on the front line of a new generation of farmers coming throug
School sharpens its agricultural offerings
Northern Star / Posted 6 days ago
students will be on the front line of a new generation of farmers coming through the VET courses. The reason is a new Primary Industries Trades Skills Centre with a full cattle grid enclosure, computer weighing system, cattle crushes, small... Read more
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Weekly Times
Russian wheat aphid found in NSWhas since been detected across Victoria including in the Wimmera and Mallee and
Russian wheat aphid found in NSW
Weekly Times / Posted 6 days ago
has since been detected across Victoria including in the Wimmera and Mallee and as far east as Echuca. NSW Department of Primary Industries yesterday confirmed the aphids had been found in a wheat crop near border-town Barham in Southern... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 17 August 2016the Manawatū-Whanganui region?Hon STEVEN JOYCE (Minister for Economic Developme
Questions & Answers - 17 August 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 6 days ago
the Manawatū-Whanganui region?Hon STEVEN JOYCE (Minister for Economic Development): Last week, alongside the Minister for Primary Industries, Nathan Guy, and Māori development Minister, Te Ururoa Flavell, I launched a detailed action plan... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Nathan Guy talks GDT, Silver Fern Farms and the Ruataniwha damNathan Guy was keen to talk about The Hurricanes today but Jamie cut him short
Nathan Guy talks GDT, Silver Fern Farms and the Ruataniwha dam
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Nathan Guy was keen to talk about The Hurricanes today but Jamie cut him short for some reason... The Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy had a chat to The Country's Jamie Mackay today and naturally the great GDT result overnight was the big... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Positive Penny editiona connection between last week's snow and this week's water contamination in Ha
Positive Penny edition
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
a connection between last week's snow and this week's water contamination in Hawkes Bay. Nathan Guy the Minister for Primary Industries ponders the GDT result , the SFF vote and the fate of the Ruataniwha dam. However Highlanders fan Jamie... Read more
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Manning River Times
“Secret” speed cameras slammedmobile speed cameras along the Bucketts Way, calling it an “appalling” act aime
“Secret” speed cameras slammed
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
mobile speed cameras along the Bucketts Way, calling it an “appalling” act aimed at raising revenue. Shadow Minister for Primary Industries, Lands, and Western NSW, Labor’s Mick Veitch, said the placement of the new cameras was done in “secret”,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
More women contributing to the workforcetraining and careers in high growth fields where there are good pay prospects,
More women contributing to the workforce
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
training and careers in high growth fields where there are good pay prospects, for example, trades, engineering, IT and primary industries.“The Ministry for Women is working with several of these industries to see how they can continue to... Read more
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NZCity
Waikato pet food operation denies crueltyCleaver and his Te Kauwhata company Down Cow each entered not guilty pleas to t
Waikato pet food operation denies cruelty
NZCity / Posted 7 days ago
Cleaver and his Te Kauwhata company Down Cow each entered not guilty pleas to two charges laid by the Ministry for Primary Industries at an appearance in Huntly District Court on Wednesday. The case will be back in court in October. MPI... Read more
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Daily Examiner
The truth about lyssavirus and bat attacksprovide readers the facts about the virus. Paul Freeman, Senior Veterinary Off
The truth about lyssavirus and bat attacks
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
provide readers the facts about the virus. Paul Freeman, Senior Veterinary Officer Biosecurity NSW from the Department of Primary Industries, compiled the following information: In 1996 a new virus was identified in bats in Australia. It was... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New primary sector groups to support climate change goalsgroups will help support New Zealand’s climate change goals and reduce emission
New primary sector groups to support climate change goals
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
groups will help support New Zealand’s climate change goals and reduce emissions from the livestock and forestry sectors, Primary Industries Ministers Nathan Guy and Jo Goodhew have announced today.“As part of ratifying the Paris agreement on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Giles' legacy includes a coup, controversies and a tough stance on crimehas attracted his share of controversy, the most memorable perhaps being a fail
Giles' legacy includes a coup, controversies and a tough stance on crime
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
has attracted his share of controversy, the most memorable perhaps being a failed midnight coup against him by the then Primary Industries Minister Willem Westra van Holthe. Most recently the footage of the treatment of detainees at the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Big questions asked of “Carp-a-geddon”system and cost the economy an estimated $500 million each year. Matt Barwick
Big questions asked of “Carp-a-geddon”
Daily Liberal / Posted 7 days ago
system and cost the economy an estimated $500 million each year. Matt Barwick from the New South Wales Department of Primary Industries, who is working on the project, said nothing would go ahead without a series of environmental and social... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Green light for seal enclosure despite dolphin deathMagic will be allowed to build a new seal enclosure and continue to exhibit ani
Green light for seal enclosure despite dolphin death
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
Magic will be allowed to build a new seal enclosure and continue to exhibit animals despite concerns about their welfare. Primary Industries Minister Niall Blair confirmed the approval in New South Wales Parliament after Greens MP Mehreen Faruqi... Read more
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