Hot farmer anger as climate, drought trends ignored by politicians

Andrew Marshall
By Andrew Marshall
Updated October 30 2018 - 7:34am, first published October 29 2018 - 8:00pm
Farmers fume as Canberra politicks on climate, energy policies

Farmers are angry and perplexed by former Nationals federal leader Barnaby Joyce’s obsession with promoting coal-fired power stations and a deep seated reluctance by some politicians to acknowledge Australia’s carbon emissions must be curtailed.

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Andrew Marshall

Andrew Marshall

National agribusiness writer

Andrew Marshall is the group agribusiness writer for ACM's state agricultural weeklies and websites. He is a former editor at The Land and has worked in various Rural Press group roles in Canberra, North Richmond (NSW) and Toowoomba (Qld).

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