18 Feb 2019

Farmers call for independence over high country farming

From Morning Report, 8:14 am on 18 February 2019

Farmers are pushing back against plans to make it harder for those farming leasehold high country land to change to the way they farm the land. Federated Farmers High Country spokesperson, Simon Williamson, says his members must be allowed to farm without interference from the government. Land Information Minister Eugenie Sage discusses the issue with Guyon Espiner.