Is the divide purely growing because of activists on both sides - politicians & farmers alike?
Mark Blackham says the rest of New Zealand are very sympathetic of farmers and where the primary sector should concentrate on the mainstream public’s thoughts not fighting against the activists, such as the Morrinsville protest, which is so ‘us & them’.
While we wait and watch for Winston Peters ‘mating game’, the Rural Exchange
Speak to PR strategist Mark Blackham who says arguments over agriculture will be fiercely polarised in the new Parliament.
Rural Exchange with Hamish McKay, Sarah Perriam and Richard Loe, 5-7am Weekends on RadioLIVE.