Displaying items by tag: CHRIS ALLEN

Friday, 15 September 2017 07:45

Water trading not a good idea

Fellow Feds board member Andrew Hoggard and I have just returned from a five-day study tour in Australia hosted by Mercury Energy.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 06 September 2017 09:55

Water tax irks

Mid-Canterbury enjoys a direct relationship between water use and employment, says Federated Farmers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 29 August 2017 10:55

Water tax to suck cash from irrigating regions

Regions such as Mid-Canterbury enjoy a direct relationship between water use and employment, says Federated Farmers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 15 August 2017 12:55

Show us the numbers, Labour

Federated Farmers water spokesman Chris Allen says with the absence of detail on Labour’s new water tax policy, voters will be sailing blind into the election.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 09 August 2017 09:33

Farmers welcome partnership approach on freshwater

A partnership approach to dealing with river and lake water quality offers the best prospect of making sustained progress on problems often decades in the making, says the Feds.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 04 July 2017 08:55

Fake moos

Farmers are unhappy with Greenpeace’s latest attempt to protest against intensive dairying.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 09 November 2016 14:30

Feds pleased RMA back on track

Federated Farmers is pleased to see the Government getting on with the job of reforming resource management legislation.

Published in General News
Thursday, 28 July 2016 12:55

Feds back pest eradication project

Federated Farmers fully backs the target to completely eradicate introduced predators from New Zealand by 2050 announced by the government.

Published in General News
Thursday, 14 July 2016 07:55

Feds support environment ruling

Federated Farmers supports a ruling this week in the Court of Appeal after a four year legal battle between the Queen Elizabeth II (QEII) National Trust and a property developer.

Published in General News

Federated Farmers is on board with challenges laid down by Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment.

Published in General News
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