Today’s declaration of a drought by the Government is a case of too little too late, says New Zealand First.
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New Zealand First is lending its support to Otago Regional Council and will support drought declarations in regions affected by an increasingly worrisome adverse event.
As dry conditions are taking grip on many farms the Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy needs to take the bull by the horns and declare regional and local adverse events, says New Zealand First.
New Zealand First has welcomed the official declaration of a state of drought for Northland.