Peter Tucker Thursday, February 28, 2008

THE sheep must have decided to let the cows be the punchline for New Zealand jokes for a while. When the headline “NZ council waiting for answer on Woolnorth” appeared in the Examiner on 16 January this year I remember thinking, WHAT? A local council buying a dairy farm? In another country? They must do things differently in New Zealand; I wonder what Tasmanian ratepayers would think about the HCC going off and buying, say, a coffee plantation in New Guinea? Read more here