No evidence speculators are distorting the water market: Waterpool head

Andrew Miller
Updated July 29 2020 - 10:06am, first published July 24 2020 - 1:00pm
SPECULATORS' ROLE: Waterpool's Peter Lawford has reinforced claims speculators play very little role in the water market.
SPECULATORS' ROLE: Waterpool's Peter Lawford has reinforced claims speculators play very little role in the water market.

The head of a major northern Victorian water broking company has dismissed what he says are 'bar room" claims that speculators are distorting the irrigation market.

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Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Journalist

I'm a general reporter with Stock & Land, with a special interest in irrigation issues. I completed my cadetship, with the Age, in 1980. Over my career, I've worked for ABC radio news (Mt Isa, Qld) and at provincial and suburban newspapers.

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