NZ Farmer - Federated Farmers voice concerns over Labour water levy but expect the party to be 'pragmatic'

NZ Farmer - Federated Farmers voice concerns over Labour water levy but expect the party to be 'pragmatic'

South Canterbury Federated Farmers president Mark Adams said he believed some of the promises coming out from political parties were "not as informed as they could have been", and he expected if Labour did get into power they would be more "pragmatic" about water rules. 

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Maori TV - Taurima says Water rights similar to Foreshore and Seabed rights

Maori TV - Taurima says Water rights similar to Foreshore and Seabed rights

The National Māori Students Association had the opportunity to grill politicians during a political debate at their annual conference in Auckland today. 

One of the big issues discussed was the ownership of water being compared to the Foreshore Seabed.

Māori Party candidate Shane Taurima says the new foreshore seabed issue Māori are facing right now is the ownership of water.

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