Regional Australia 'should not pay bill for climate target'

John Ellicott
By John Ellicott
Updated February 8 2021 - 3:14am, first published February 7 2021 - 11:00pm
Ag should not pay for climate target programs, says Nationals leader Michael McCormack, at left, with NFF president Fiona Simson and Prime Minister Scott Morrison.

Federal Agriculture Minister David Littleproud has backed his Nationals leader, saying agriculture had already done much of the heavy lifting on limiting carbon pollution and should not be hit in any future climate target process.

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John Ellicott

John Ellicott

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