Biosecurity protection levy now in the house, advisory panel to form

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Updated February 28 2024 - 4:03pm, first published 6:47am
Agriculture Minister Murray Watt. Picture supplied.
Agriculture Minister Murray Watt. Picture supplied.

The federal government introduced its long-awaited Agriculture (Biosecurity Protection) Levies Bill 2024 into the House of Representatives, which will trigger a controversial new levy charged to farmers, on Wednesday.

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Jason Gregory

National Rural Affairs Writer

National rural affairs writer for ACM's agricultural print and digital publications, covering federal politics, agri-politics and life in the regions. 2023 National Rural Press Club award winner. Send story tips to jason.gregory@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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