$411.4 million funding for fire ant eradication

Samantha Campbell
By Samantha Campbell
Updated July 26 2017 - 5:27am, first published 4:25am
Minster for Agriculture and Fisheries Bill Byrne.

Agriculture Ministers from across Australia today committed to fund a 10-year $411.4 million plan to rid Australia of red imported fire ants.


Samantha Campbell

Samantha Campbell

Senior Journalist

Samantha Campbell (nee Walton) has worked for regional and rural publications across News South Wales, Queensland and the Northern Territory and is currently the senior journalist at the North West Star in Mount Isa. Sam enjoys family life on their cattle station with her husband and two kids and competes in local campdraft and rodeo events. Email: samantha.campbell@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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