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High Exchange Rate Policy Robs Farmers




Just seen this on Sharechat - we have good quality efficient farmers and they cant make a living - what more proof is needed that our policy framework is bent.  

If the efficient operators can't stand in export markets and make enough to keep the wheels on and have a bit left for investment what will our future be?

http://www.sharechat.co.nz/article/8eae2d34/kiwi-dollar-s-strength-wipes-out-any-market-price-gains-for-lamb-and-beef.html


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