$370m biosecurity boost but ag still calling for sustainable funding

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated May 4 2021 - 8:18am, first published 5:30am
BOOSTER SHOT: Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced the biosecurity boost at Beef Week. Photo: Ben Harden

THE nation's biosecurity system will get a $371-million boost to protect crop and livestock from a growing number of threats, but agricultural leaders are still calling for long-term sustainable funding.

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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

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