Government re-jigs biosecurity tax - what it means for the cattle industry

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Updated February 26 2024 - 10:46am, first published February 22 2024 - 4:00pm
Agriculture Minister Murray Watt makes late changes to Biosecurity Protection Levy. Picture supplied
Agriculture Minister Murray Watt makes late changes to Biosecurity Protection Levy. Picture supplied

THE government has responded to months of protests from the agriculture sector by announcing alterations to its contentious Biosecurity Protection Levy "to ensure it's more equitable and more transparent."

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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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