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Wednesday, 15 July 2020 10:12

Nats hit the rural hustings

National’s Waikato team of David Bennett and Tim van der Molen have been spreading the party word at a series of farmer meetings around the region.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 09:43

Is diversity our downfall?

OPINION: For as long as MMP has existed, we in the provinces have played along to our detriment.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 14 July 2020 10:20

Muller melts after 53 days

National Party leader Todd Muller's short stint as leader is over.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 07 July 2020 08:25

Court case dilemma

The recent court case involving sharemilker Tony Kuriger, the son of a National MP, has created “a concerning precedent”.

Published in General News

The government is underestimating the size of the labour shortage rural contractors are facing, according to National’s ag spokesperson David Bennett.

Published in General News

National’s new ag spokesperson David Bennett has criticised Ag Minister Damien O’Connor around updated Essential Freshwater targets.

Published in General News
Thursday, 18 June 2020 09:48


OPINION: The Hound understands that National’s newly minted agriculture spokesman David Bennett is in a long-distance relationship with Bridget McKenzie, a senator from Victoria in the Australian Federal Parliament.

Published in The Hound
Thursday, 18 June 2020 09:38

Another bald bloke for the National Party

OPINION: A mate of yours truly reckons these days it appears you have to be a boring, bald bloke to get a run at the Nat’s ag portfolio.

Published in The Hound
Wednesday, 10 June 2020 10:57

National ag spokesman is a dairy farmer

David Bennett who’s just taken over as the National Party’s new spokesperson on agriculture is a dairyman at heart.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 02 June 2020 13:08

National’s new ag man unknown

Who is National’s new agriculture spokesman, David Bennett?

Published in General News
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