Topic: "2015-16 Budget"

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Saleyards Upgrade To Support Wangaratta Farmers

A much-needed redevelopment of the Wangaratta Saleyards is now underway thanks to $500,000 in funding from the Andrews Labor Government in the recent 2015-16 Victorian Budget. Minister for Agriculture and Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, today toured the saleyards where construction is underway on the $3.4..

Minister Outlines More Support For Families And Jobs In Regional Victoria

The Andrews Labor Government’s investment in agriculture will create jobs and drive economic growth to regional Victorian communities, the Central Victorian Agribusiness Forum in Newbridge heard today. Minister for Agriculture, Jaala Pulford, told industry experts the Labor Government is committed to farming families, who sit..

Fishing Grant Spruces Up Konongwootong Reservoir

A new three-stage project to enhance Konongwootong Reservoir’s fishing facilities has started thanks to funding from the Victorian Government’s Recreational Fishing Grants Program. Every year the Victorian Government, through revenue derived from the sale of recreational fishing licences, funds projects that improve fishing opportunities. This..

Victoria Leading The Way On Horticulture Exports

The Andrews Labor Government will lead a pilot program to improve market access for temperate fruit exports, such as apples, pears, stone fruits, grapes and cherries, to China and Thailand. The pilot program was endorsed in last Friday’s meeting of the Agriculture Ministers’ Forum (AGMIN)..

Funding To Support Regional Strategic Planning

Regional leaders and communities across Victoria will benefit from the Andrews Labor Government’s $1.5 million investment to support the development of regional strategic plans, as part of the 2015-16 Victorian Budget. The Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford, today confirmed the $1.5 million in funding..