Liberal Nationals to make kangaroo pet food trial permanent

Wednesday 14 February 2018 A Liberal Nationals government will give Victoria’s emerging kangaroo pet food industry certainty and make the current trial program permanent. In...


Primary Industries Legislation Amendment Bill 2017

Second reading Debate resumed from 29 November; motion of Ms ALLAN (Minister for Public Transport). Mr WALSH (Murray Plains) (16:45:20) — I rise to speak on behalf of...


Second Reading - Domestic Animals Amendment (Puppy Farms and Pet Shops Bill) 2016

Wednesday 29th November 2017 Second reading Debate resumed from 12 October 2016; motion of Ms ALLAN (Minister for Public Transport). Government amendments circulated by Ms ALLAN (Minister...


Domestic Animals Amendment (Restricted Breed Dogs) Bill 2017

Wednesday, 6th September 2017 Second Reading Debate resumed from 9 August; motion of Mr PAKULA (Attorney‑General). Mr WALSH (Murray Plains) — I rise as the lead speaker for...

Agriculture Grants and Awards Local Issues

Scholarships Available For Young Farmers

Friday 30th June 2017 Young farmers across the Murray Plains Electorate are being encouraged to apply for scholarships aimed at helping them succeed in their...

Agriculture commercial fishing green prawn biosecurity

Victoria yet to issue ban notice for Queensland prawns

Tuesday 10 January 2017   Background The Australian Government has banned the import of foreign green prawns after the detection of white spot, a disease...

Farming Regional and Rural Development Agriculture community cropping Dairy Industry; Agriculture Port of Melbourne

This Year in Review

Thursday 29 December 2016   It is often said that farming is one of the hardest jobs in the world and over the past year...

native vegetation Agriculture

Labor’s native veg review fails farmers

Thursday 22 December 2016   Victorian farmers want easy to navigate native vegetation clearing laws that reward on-farm management and investment. The review of the...

Agriculture Primary Industry

Council's Amendments - Primary Industries Legislation Amendment Bill

30th August 2016 Council’s amendments Mr WALSH (Murray Plains) — I will make a small contribution on the upper house amendments to the Primary Industries Legislation Amendment...


Labor shuns regional agriculture innovation

Wednesday 10 August 2016 Shadow Minister for Agriculture Peter Walsh has welcomed a multi-million dollar university investment in a state-of-the-art food and fibre innovation hub...

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