'Its the collective costs of all the policies,' says Feds


Federated Farmers have had an interesting week with President Katie Milne having a stern word with one of their own while busy pressing frantically on the buttons of their calculators to come up with a figure of $83million the consecutive taxes proposed by Labour will cost the livestock sector.

Andrew Hoggard, Vice President of Federated Farmers, speaks to the Rural Exchange team (Hamish McKay, Richard Loe, Sarah Perriam) from Kiwitea in the Manawatu about the general feeling around the country following pre-election promises.