​Archived Statements - Ken Baston MLC

Date MinisterPortfolioTitle

24/03/2016

Baston

Fisheries

Mediator appointed on Gascoyne fishing issues

23/03/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Strong growth in WA premium wine exports

22/03/2016

Baston

Fisheries

Children fish for free as licence changed

21/03/2016

Baston

Fisheries

Gascoyne fish trap trial will not go ahead

21/03/2016

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Agrifood export grants for Asian markets

18/03/2016

Baston

Fisheries

Fish safely at Easter with free lifejacket loan

17/03/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Rural women’s award for seed businesswoman

14/03/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Stocktake of State's agriculture department

14/03/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Asian bakers using more Aussie wheat

11/03/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Fishing company becomes carbon neutral

10/03/2016

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Grants offered to northern beef businesses

9/03/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Carnarvon banana growers rebound after Olwyn

9/03/2016

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Bright future for Carnarvon horticulture

2/03/2016

Baston; Jacob

Fisheries; Environment

Four millionth prawn for Swan and Canning rivers

28/02/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

New award backs innovation in grains industry

25/02/2016

Baston

Fisheries

Public meeting to discuss fish traps trial

23/02/2016

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Trade posts to build agrifood opportunities

22/02/2016

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Cattle export potential to Thailand examined

19/02/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Jujubes present sweet opportunity for growth

19/02/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Creating a bank of seeds from Kimberley plants

18/02/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Novel ideas floated by rural women

16/02/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Exporting smoothies to the world

9/02/2016

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Farm deposits good news for farmers

12/01/2016

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

New app for irrigators cuts costs

6/01/2016

Baston

Fisheries

Marron season opens Friday

17/12/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Christmas crackle on the menu

16/12/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Funds to protect natural resources

16/12/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Summer season opens with Gascoyne grapes

9/12/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Celebrate the holidays with WA seafood

9/12/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Improving responses to plant and animal threats

1/12/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Northern drill program yields promising results

27/11/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

New board for Perth Market Authority

26/11/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Guacamole galore at avocado festival

23/11/2015

Baston

Fisheries

What recreational fishers are catching

22/11/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

WA's 2015 Signature Dish inspiring

20/11/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Business grants for northern beef producers

20/11/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Simpler rules for snapper fishing in Shark Bay

19/11/2015

Baston; Marmion

Fisheries; Finance

Reeling in red tape reduces costs for operators

18/11/2015

Baston; Marmion

Agriculture and Food; Finance

Reducing the cost of agri-business regulations

16/11/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Volunteers boost natural resources management

27/10/2015

Baston

Fisheries

WA shines in National Seafood Industry Awards

27/10/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Grants to increase agricultural exports

27/10/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Visit builds food trade ties with Middle East

26/10/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Recipients of new weather stations announced

26/10/2015

Baston

Fisheries

WA commits to aquaculture certification

25/10/2015

Baston

Fisheries

WA prawn fisheries get independent eco-tick

21/10/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Wheatbelt sites for Doppler radars confirmed

16/10/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

WA Signature Dish set for grand finale showdown

12/10/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Support for grains biosecurity R&D projects

7/10/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Agreement opens new doors for WA agriculture

6/10/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Semi-final cook-off for WA Signature Dish

6/10/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Seafood spotlight shines on Perth

2/10/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

New northern beef centre open for business

2/10/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

First WA orange exports off to China

25/09/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

New 'song meters' listen out for pest birds

25/09/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Bonus barra for Lake Kununurra fishing project

24/09/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Fisheries enjoys growing community support

21/09/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Project aims to bring oysters back to Albany

17/09/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Research trials to grow fodder, biofuel and Pilbara

16/09/2015

Baston

Fisheries

New rules help recreational rock lobster fishers

11/09/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Gascoyne River water harvesting to cut costs

9/09/2015

Baston; Jacob

Fisheries

Students take up fight to keep waterways clean

8/09/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Act now for Tropical Cyclone Olwyn recovery

3/09/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

New WA-bred lupin on the way for the Wheatbelt

2/09/2015

Baston; Davies

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Report a pest in WA's first Biosecurity Blitz program

2/09/2015

Barnett; Marmion; Baston

Premier; State Development; Mines and Petroleum; Agriculture and Food

Western Australia builds on Africa ties

30/08/2015

Nalder; Baston

Transport; Agriculture and Food

The smartest ride to the Royal Show

28/08/2015

Baston

Fisheries

WA pearls seek world-first sustainability tick

26/08/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Food hubs to help regional businesses flourish

26/08/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Export boost with new agricultural science fund

25/08/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Artificial reef on the way for Mandurah anglers

24/08/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Frontline biosecurity defence vital to the State

19/08/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Paving the way for WA Asian Market Success

14/08/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Funding secured to support wild dog control

10/08/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Entries to WA's next Signature Dish now open

6/08/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Minister applauds shining stars in WA seafood

6/08/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

State boost to preserve our natural resources

4/08/2015

Barnett; Baston

Premier; Science; Fisheries

Bright future for WA’s aquaculture industry

30/07/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

WA takes the lead in national quinoa crop trials

29/07/2015

Baston; Davies

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

West Kimberley bores confirm water potential

23/07/2015

Baston; Davies

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

More WA sheep meat destined for China

22/07/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Tasting the future of WA's citrus industry

1/07/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Confidence vote for industry-led biosecurity

29/06/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Wild dogs target of southern rangeland funds

29/06/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Biosecurity boosted in the agricultural sector

27/06/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Gascoyne fresh food back on shelves

25/06/2015

Nahan; Baston

Treasurer; Agriculture and Food

WA asset sales program reaches milestone

25/06/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Dairy research hub to drive industry profitability

23/06/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Future of sheep industry on forum agenda

22/06/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Research to protect valuable truffle industry

19/06/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

Gascoyne horticulture expansion on track

18/06/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

WA citrus industry blossoms

10/06/2015

Baston

Fisheries

WA leads the way with vessel biosecurity initiative

5/06/2015

Baston; Francis

Agriculture and Food; Small Business

Financial help on the way for farm businesses

5/06/2015

Baston; Redman

Agriculture and Food; Regional Development

New technology takes farming to the next level

4/06/2015

Baston

Fisheries

Pilot project finds safe home for native fish

3/06/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

New app shines light on current weather

29/05/2015

Baston

Fisheries

New app makes a splash in the Kimberley

26/05/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Farmers must act soon on concessional loans

22/05/2015

Baston

Agriculture and Food

Last call for farmers to seek financial help