Victorian government must act urgently to protect peri-urban farming, says heritage breed pig producer

Andrew Miller
By Andrew Miller
July 14 2022 - 7:00am
PLANNING PROTECTION: Eastwind Rare Breeds Farm owner Christine Ross says more needs to be done to protect agricultural land, on Melbourne's fringes.

A free-range pig producer on Melbourne's outskirts says she's unsurprised the state government appears to have gone quiet on proposed protections for the city's peri-urban agriculture and green wedges.

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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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