Serious doubts about plan to let Ag Min veto farm carbon projects

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
Updated July 4 2022 - 1:38pm, first published January 31 2022 - 7:30pm
CARBON FIGHT: David Littleproud defended the move as a safety mechanism, however critics say there is no evidence to support the proposal.

PLANS to give the Agriculture Minister the powers to veto any carbon projects that take up more than one-third of a farm have been slammed as "not evidence based and rushed overkill", and the minister has been accused of applying a local political issue to the national agriculture portfolio.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

National Rural Affairs reporter

National Rural Affairs reporter, focusing on rural politics and issues. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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