Farm Weekly
Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Murray Watt defends live export response delay

Tamara Hooper
Updated October 28 2023 - 8:27am, first published October 27 2023 - 4:57pm

Correspondence obtained under Freedom of Information (FOI) has shown it took three weeks for Federal Agriculture Minister Murray Watt to respond to a request from the Independent Panel for the phase-out of live sheep export by sea, for more time to adequately compile its report.

Tamara Hooper

Tamara Hooper


Journalist with Farm Weekly newspaper WA.