Federated Farmers appear to have taken leave of their senses.
The only logical reason for John Key and Co to be haring off to Copenhagen is to give the impression NZ is serious about its clean green image, thus warding off predatory attacks on our overseas trade in primary products.
An now some bunch of hairy arsed idiots want to keep dairy cows in cubicle for days on end in the McKenzie basin? When will they wake up to the fact that the McKenzie is not and never will be dairy country?
Why don't they spend some time and figure out how to farm rabbits?