Importer cost-recovery biosecurity model coming by end of the year: Agriculture Minister David Littleproud

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
April 6 2022 - 11:00pm
LONG-TERM FUNDS: Agriculture Minister David Littleproud said a sustainable funding model for biosecurity was on the way, as he hit back at critics. Photo: Sitthixay Ditthavong

THE nation's biosecurity could be sustainably funded by the import industry within the year, the Agriculture Minister said as he hit back at "sideline critics who don't understand the science" in defence of his government's biosecurity budget.

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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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