Farm groups want the Coalition to commit to relocating the Murray Darling Basin Authority from Canberra, into the regionals.
Competition for ministerial positions is heating up as the Nationals claim greater government influence, post-ection.
If the Nats are looking for a new Agriculture and Water Resources Minister, Mark Coulton would be a top choice but he won't be in the media pushing his claims.
The Coalition’s retention of government can be largely attributed to retaining seven of the 11 rural seats it claimed in 2013.
Cathy McGowan has declared she will support the Turnbull government on supply and confidence in a hung parliament.
Queensland MP Bob Katter has announced he would support the Turnbull Coalition government on supply and confidence in any hung parliament.
Derryn Hinch wants to ban live exports and others want tougher controls on foreign investment in what's expected to be a tight federal parliament, once again.
The Nationals Party are set to hold a more “assertive” position within a potential Coalition government.
Malcolm Turnbull and Barnaby Joyce have fronted the media today as vote counting restarts to determine the final result of the weekend’s federal election.