Farmers’ confidence is at its lowest since 2009 and it’s mostly due to the new Government, says National’s Agriculture spokesperson Nathan Guy.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 23 January 2019 08:53

Blame game

The blame game over the collapse of agri training provider Taratahi rages on.

Published in Milking It

National says the government has turned its back on the major agricultural training provider Taratahi.

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 November 2018 12:49

New career?

The Hound reckons former agriculture minister and speaker of the House David Carter is heeding calls for him to get out of the political game.

Published in The Hound
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 11:37

Nats want rural views

National is leaving behind last week’s rough and tumble of beltway politics – and the aftermath of the Jami-Lee Ross scandal – to take the pulse of rural New Zealand.

Published in General News
Friday, 07 September 2018 08:55

Nats hold firm on water

National's position has not changed on a water tax or levy, says Opposition Leader Simon Bridges. 

Published in General News
Wednesday, 04 July 2018 08:55

Nats call for practical policies

National Party leader Simon Bridges says the biggest challenges farmers face are the environment and their right to farm.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 September 2017 07:55

Tax not answer – English

Technology, not taxes, is the way to deal with water related issues.

Published in General News

Labour Party leader Jacinda Ardern says after National came into power it shelved the Environment Court judge David Sheppard’s national policy statement (NPS) initiated by the last Labour government.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 18:57

Nats press Fieldays flesh

The National Government already has a sharp eye on next year’s poll.

Published in Milking It
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The Hound

Pull your heads in

The Hound was disappointed but not surprised to see the multi-national, tax-dodging environmental group Greenpeace have another crack at NZers…

Unfortunate timing

Your old mate reckons Fonterra is not the only dairy company in NZ now under pressure.

 
 

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