Legislative Council: Wednesday, February 07, 2024


National Agriculture Day

Orders of the Day, Private Business, No. 92: Hon. C.M. Scriven to move:

That this council—

1. Acknowledges that Friday 17 November 2023 is National Agriculture Day, celebrating our nation's farming sector;

2. Encourages all members to note activities available on this day, including the AgDay lunch, BBQ or event, enter photos and videos in the competition highlighting innovation in agriculture, take part in 'farmer time' which connect students with farmers, wear your 'I Love Farmers' T-shirt and share selfies on #AgDayAU and attend AgDay events in your area; and

3. Recognises the enormous contribution that agriculture makes to our economy, jobs and the social fabric of our state.

The Hon. C.M. SCRIVEN (Minister for Primary Industries and Regional Development, Minister for Forest Industries) (17:44): I move:

That this order of the day be discharged.

Motion carried; order of the day discharged.