Labour's proposal to hike high country property rents and
drop the tenure review process in favour of direct
acquisition is "tantamount to confiscation", Federated
Farmers national board member William Rolleston says.
New Zealand's wool industry - for too long fragmented and
underperforming - desperately needs a strong, efficient,
farmer-owned vertically integrated core business, New Zealand
Wool Investment Company (Wool Co) director Anne Munro says.