Scrapped NZ methane tax a sign of more balance in cows and climate change talk

Shan Goodwin
June 21 2024 - 3:00pm
Kiwi cattle and sheep country. Picture Shan Goodwin.
Kiwi cattle and sheep country. Picture Shan Goodwin.

The formal ditching of a controversial tax on livestock methane in New Zealand is being heralded as a solid sign of more balanced global commentary on the role of red meat in the climate solution.

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Shan Goodwin

Shan Goodwin

National Agriculture Writer - Beef

Shan Goodwin steers ACM’s national coverage of the beef industry. Shan has worked as a journalist for 30 years, the majority of that with agricultural publications. She spent many years as The Land’s North Coast reporter and has visited beef properties and stations throughout the country and overseas. She treats all breeds equally. Contact 0427686187. E:

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