What we know about the new 10pc biosecurity levy on farmers

Jamieson Murphy
Updated May 11 2023 - 9:57am, first published May 10 2023 - 4:15pm
Agriculture Minister Murray Watt (left) says the government will take the next 12 months to consult and explain the new levy with the industry.
Agriculture Minister Murray Watt (left) says the government will take the next 12 months to consult and explain the new levy with the industry.

ACM Agri sat down with Agriculture Minister Murray Watt to get the details and explanation of the decision to impose a new biosecurity levy, that will see farmers paying hundreds of dollars more a year.

Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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