Suc­cess­ful farm suc­ces­sion dif­fi­cult

Matamata Chronicle - - Rural Delivery -

busi­ness in­ter­ests.

Al­most a third of farm­ers say govern­ment reg­u­la­tions and pro­cesses are of con­cern.

As with non-agri busi­nesses they say the time and cost re­quired to com­ply dis­tracts them from their core busi­ness.

Poli­cies such as the Emis­sions Trad­ing Scheme (ETS), Re­source Man­age­ment Act (RMA) and the Dairy In­dus­try Re­struc­tur­ing Act (DIRA) were seen as skewed against the agri sec­tor.

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