Producer Board Plans For The Future Received

  • John Luxton
Food, Fibre, Biosecurity and Border Control

Minister of Food, Fibre, Biosecurity and Border Control said today that the Government has received plans from the Producer Boards on their strategic vision for the future.

Mr Luxton said today, "The Boards have taken this opportunity presented by Government for some fresh thinking very seriously.

"I want to thank the Boards who have obviously put a lot of work and effort into preparation of their plans on how they can improve farmer and grower incomes into the future."

The Minister said that each of the Boards would be giving a presentation on their plans to senior Ministers over the next two weeks. The Game Industry Board had given their presentation last Wednesday. Information on each Boards plans will be available from each of the Boards, after they have made their presentations to Government.

"The Government looks forward to working through these plans with each of the Boards over the coming months," Mr Luxton concluded.