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Animal agriculture reaching crisis point

8th August 2019 ANIMAL AGRICULTURE https://youtu.be/rWjE4tvr_Do The Hon. MARK PEARSON (22:31): Animal agriculture is reaching a crisis point in Australia. There are multiple challenges ahead for Australia's farmers from the impacts of the climate emergency,...

Rodeo cruelty continues

6th June 2019 RODEO ANIMAL WELFARE https://youtu.be/GC-bZz1utQs The Hon. MARK PEARSON (12:34): My question is directed to the Hon. Sarah Mitchell, representing the Minister for Agriculture and Western New South Wales. The New South Wales Code of Practice for the...

Day old chicks buried alive

30th May 2019 ANIMAL WELFARE https://youtu.be/RsyTMWArP7g The Hon. MARK PEARSON (12:17): My question is directed to the Minister for Mental Health, Regional Youth and Women, representing the Minister for Agriculture and Western New South Wales. On 2 April 2018 day-old...

Shark nets and tags

4th June 2019 SHARK NETS https://youtu.be/9DlHo7W7e9U The Hon. MARK PEARSON (16:42): My question is directed to the Hon. Bronwyn Taylor, representing the Minister for Agriculture and Western New South Wales, the Hon. Adam Marshall. It concerns the use of shark nets in...

The future of meat

9th August 2019 NOTICE OF MOTION https://youtu.be/w0HvLbms3UQ I give notice that on the next sitting day I will move: That this house commends the Australian Broadcasting Corporation for the Foreign Correspondent episode “high Steaks” that aired on 6th August 2019...

Land clearing

7th August 2019 https://youtu.be/RzdQwMdvH4U The Hon. MARK PEARSON (12:38): I direct my question to the Hon. Bronnie Taylor, representing the agriculture Minister. Will the Minister confirm that up to 100 landholders who face prosecution for illegal land clearing have...