A difficult dilemma for Federated Farmers, on the one hand, wanting to raise concerns about freshwater policy rules but on the other hand wary of the wider social implications.
Two major pieces of legislation have kicked Southland this year…. fresh water & winter grazing legislation.
Both rules created havoc in Southland….in the middle of it all was Southland farmer and Federated Farmers vice president Bernadette Hunt.
A tough year all round, yet last night at the Primary Industries awards event Bernadette Hunt vice president of Southland Federated Farmers received the leadership award… We congratulate Bernadette and talk about what’s going on in Southland.