Minister of Agriculture and Food Industries (Malaysia)

The current Minister of Agriculture and Food Industries of Malaysia is Ronald Kiandee, since March 2020. Ronald is assisted by First and Second Deputy Ministers, Ahmad Hamzah and Che Abdullah Mat Nawi. The Minister administers the portfolio through the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Industries.

Minister of Agriculture and Food Industries
Coat of arms of Malaysia
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Incumbent
Ronald Kiandee

since 10 March 2020 (2020-03-10)
Ministry of Agriculture and Food Industries
StyleYang Berhormat Menteri
(The Honourable Minister)
Member ofCabinet of Malaysia
Reports toParliament of Malaysia
SeatPutrajaya
AppointerYang di-Pertuan Agong on the recommendation of the Prime Minister of Malaysia
Formation1955 (1955)
First holderAbdul Aziz Ishak
as Minister of Agriculture and Co-operatives
Websitewww.moa.gov.my

List of ministers of agricultureEdit

The following individuals have been appointed as Minister of Agriculture, or any of its precedent titles:[1]

Political Party:   Alliance/Barisan Nasional   Pakatan Harapan   Perikatan Nasional

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Constituency
Political Party Title Took Office Left Office Prime Minister
(Cabinet)
Abdul Aziz Ishak
(1914–1999)
Alliance (UMNO) Minister of Agriculture
Minister of Agriculture and Co-operatives
1955 1962 Chief Minister of the
Federation of Malaya

Tunku Abdul Rahman
(I · II)
Khir Johari
(1923–2006)
MP for Kedah Tengah
Alliance (UMNO) Minister of Agriculture and Co-operatives 1963 1965 Tunku Abdul Rahman
(II · III)
Mohamed Ghazali Jawi
(1924–1982)
MP for Ulu Perak
MP for Kuala Kangsar
Alliance (UMNO) 1966 1973 Tunku Abdul Rahman
(III)
Abdul Razak Hussein
(I)
Alliance (UMNO) Minister of Agriculture and Land
Mohamed Ghazali Jawi
(1924–1982)
MP for Kuala Kangsar
BN (UMNO) Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries 1973 1974 Abdul Razak Hussein
(I)
Abdul Ghafar Baba
(1925–2006)
MP for Alor Gajah
BN (UMNO) Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development 1974 1976 Abdul Razak Hussein
(II)
Ali Ahmad
(1930–1977)
MP for Pontian
BN (UMNO) 1976 1977 Hussein Onn
(I)
Shariff Ahmad
(b. unknown)
MP for Jerantut
BN (UMNO) Minister of Agriculture 1978 1980 Hussein Onn
(II)
Abdul Manan Othman
(d. 2017)
MP for Kuala Trengganu
BN (UMNO) 1980 1984 Hussein Onn
(II)
Mahathir Mohamad
(I · II)
  Anwar Ibrahim
(b. 1947)
MP for Permatang Pauh
BN (UMNO) 1984 1986 Mahathir Mohamad
(II)
Sanusi Junid
(1943–2018)
MP for Jerlun-Langkawi
BN (UMNO) 1986 1995 Mahathir Mohamad
(III · IV)
Sulaiman Daud
(1933–2010)
MP for Petra Jaya
BN (UMNO) 1995 1999 Mahathir Mohamad
(V)
Mohd Effendi Norwawi
(b. 1948)
MP for Kuala Rajang
BN (UMNO) December 1999 January 2004 Mahathir Mohamad
(VI)
Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
(I)
  Muhyiddin Yassin
(b. 1947)
MP for Pagoh
BN (UMNO) Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry January 2004 18 March 2008 Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
(II)
  Mustapa Mohamed
(b. 1950)
MP for Jeli
BN (UMNO) 19 March 2008 9 April 2009 Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
(III)
Noh Omar
(b. 1958)
MP for Tanjong Karang
BN (UMNO) 10 April 2009 15 May 2013 Najib Razak
(I)
  Ismail Sabri Yaakob
(b. 1960)
MP for Bera
BN (UMNO) 16 May 2013 29 July 2015 Najib Razak
(II)
  Ahmad Shabery Cheek
(b. 1958)
MP for Kemaman
BN (UMNO) 29 July 2015 10 May 2018 Najib Razak
(II)
  Salahuddin Ayub
(b. 1961)
MP for Pulai
PH (AMANAH) 21 May 2018 24 February 2020 Mahathir Mohamad
(VII)
  Dr. Ronald Kiandee
(b. 1961)
MP for Beluran
PN (BERSATU) Minister of Agriculture and Food Industries 10 March 2020 Incumbent Muhyiddin Yassin
(I)

List of ministers of food industryEdit

The following individuals have been appointed as Minister of Food Industries, or any of its precedent titles:[2]

Political Party:   BN   Pakatan Harapan   PPBM

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Constituency
Political Party Title Took Office Left Office Prime Minister
(Cabinet)
  Muhyiddin Yassin
(b. 1947)
MP for Pagoh
BN (UMNO) Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry January 2004 18 March 2008 Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
(II)
  Mustapa Mohamed
(b. 1950)
MP for Jeli
BN (UMNO) 19 March 2008 9 April 2009 Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
(III)
Noh Omar
(b. 1958)
MP for Tanjong Karang
BN (UMNO) 10 April 2009 15 May 2013 Najib Razak
(I)
  Ismail Sabri Yaakob
(b. 1960)
MP for Bera
BN (UMNO) 16 May 2013 29 July 2015 Najib Razak
(II)
  Ahmad Shabery Cheek
(b. 1958)
MP for Kemaman
BN (UMNO) 29 July 2015 10 May 2018 Najib Razak
(II)
  Salahuddin Ayub
(b. 1961)
MP for Pulai
PH (AMANAH) 21 May 2018 24 February 2020 Mahathir Mohamad
(VII)
  Dr. Ronald Kiandee
(b.1961)
MP for Beluran
PPBM Minister of Agriculture and Food Industries 10 March 2020 Incumbent Muhyiddin Yassin
(I)

ReferencesEdit