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Farming groups split on need for ETS

Tuesday 5 May 09 9:00am

Federated Farmers continued its call for the emissions trading scheme to be scrapped when it appeared before the emission trading scheme review committee yesterday -  but not everyone in the agriculture sector agrees.

Meat and Wool NZ, which also presented its joint submission with the Meat Industry Association yesterday, believes that an ETS and not a carbon tax is the best way for New Zealand to meet its Kyoto obligations.

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