Will Hodgman

Premier of Tasmania

11 results found:

Labor's half-baked fig leaf to appease the Greens on salmon farming

Tuesday 21 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

Labor has shown once again that they cannot be trusted on salmon.Their announcement today is nothing more than a rushed, half-baked fig leaf...

Bumblebee trial could boost agricultural growth

Tuesday 21 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

The Hodgman Liberal Government wants to see more investment and growth in the agriculture sector which is why we support a trial of using bu...

Super-trawlers to be banned

Saturday 18 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

Super-trawlers are set to be permanently banned from operating in Tasmanian waters when Parliament resumes in March.The Hodgman Liberal Gove...

Greens’ Hypocritical Attacks on Panel

Friday 17 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

True to form, the Greens are once again attacking the independent umpire when they do not agree with the outcome.In response to the Marine F...

Independent Review green lights salmon farming in Okehampton Bay

Thursday 16 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

The independent Marine Farm Planning Review Panel has confirmed that current environmental science supports salmon farming at Okehampton Bay...

Liberal and National Party governments continue to deliver on Tasmanian water infrastructure

Saturday 11 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

Work is commencing on Tasmania’s new Duck Irrigation Scheme, delivering greater water security to irrigators in the region.The Coaliti...

Modernising Tasmania's agricultural research as hemp growth trebles

Thursday 9 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

The Hodgman Liberal Government is setting a new direction for advancing agricultural research in Tasmania.Assisting farmers to innovate, ado...

New director for Tasmanian Irrigation

Wednesday 8 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

Congratulations to Mr Guy Kingwill on his appointment as a new Director on the Board of Tasmanian Irrigation.Mr Kingwill is currently a Boar...

Salmon farming

Monday 6 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

There is no greater supporter of Tasmania’s iconic salmon industry than the Hodgman Liberal Government  - it’s an industry ...

Japan and Korea now focus of Trade Mission

Friday 3 February 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

The Tasmanian Government Trade Mission to East Asia later this month will now focus on Japan and South Korea following the need to reschedul...

Tasmanian Fruit Industry Strategic Plan launched

Wednesday 25 January 2017

Jeremy Rockliff, Minister for Primary Industries and Water

The Hodgman Liberal Government supports an expansion of Tasmania’s world class fruit growing industry.The Tasmanian Fruit Industry Str...

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