'Release the $40m now'

Mike Foley
Updated December 17 2015 - 12:54pm, first published February 7 2014 - 9:57am
Former agriculture minister Joel Fitzgibbon says the government should release $40 million for drought-affected farmers.
Former agriculture minister Joel Fitzgibbon says the government should release $40 million for drought-affected farmers.

FEDERAL Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce is sitting on a pot of $40 million which should be deployed for emergency drought funding according to the man he replaced, former agriculture minister Joel Fitzgibbon.

Mike Foley

Mike Foley

Journalist

Senior journalist for The Land.

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