Ag Minister Murray Watt meets with Emerald growers in first official visit

Jamieson Murphy
Ben Harden
By Jamieson Murphy, and Ben Harden
Updated June 8 2022 - 1:44am, first published 1:00am
Emerald cotton grower, Ross Burnett, with the new Agriculture Minister Murray Watt, during his surprise visit to the farming region on Thursday. Picture: AgForce

Fresh from his appointment to federal Agriculture Minister, Queensland Senator Murray Watt has hit the ground running, scheduling a surprise visit to the Central Highlands farming region on Tuesday.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

Ben Harden

Ben Harden

Queensland Country Life Journalist

Based in Rockhampton, Central Queensland. Contact: 0437528907

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