Welcome to Mike Plowman’s Blog

The reason I started this blog site was that during my time as a Regional Councilor, I found that I could not get adequate media coverage of Local Govt affairs. If at all. The purpose of my blog is the dissemination of information and Regional Council news that the media will not print. All comments made are my views with regard to the chosen subject.

Too Ofay with it all??

Hells bells and all that . I made the wrong call with NPSFW. Southland farmers up in arms over winter crop restrictions  and pugging rules. Minister Parker has made some concessions with regard to troughs and gate ways, but bye the bye is holding the United Nations...

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National Policy Statement Fresh Water

I thought I had better comment on the above. I have been a bit slack on this really ,but then I find it all abit tiresome. This is my view. The odd very speacial catchment such as the Horowhenua lake will get abit of attention. The vegi groweres will go along with it....

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Look Behind You. Covid.

Well Well. I wrote a little while back about traveling to Dannevirke to listen to Billy T Kahika. NZ Public Party. My wife and I were just interested in what he was supposed to be saying ,given that My blog is full of it. Now now. It is all very very real. I was...

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Hello people. Here is the appeal i have been trying to embed detailing Property Rights in NZ appeal to the High Court on the Provisions of Horizons Regional Councils Bio-diversity Provisions. [pdf-embedder...

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High Court

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The Economy or Carbon $

It is May the 14th, and Grant Robinson has just his delivered his Coronavirus budget. The NZ $ fell pretty much straight away thus telling us what the foreign exchange markets think about it. Mr Fix it Man in the previous Nat Govt, Jerry Brownlee,  says that the Govt...

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The New Dawn.

Hello people. I should not be sitting here, but out working. Have a fair bit on, and more coming in weekly. I seem to be getting known or accepted in the locality. Got on the job nice and early only to find the digger still working. Down to business. Last month I...

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Good God its coming True. ???

Hi De Hi. Jumpity Jump and all that silly stuff. Yes the world is sick and full of Corona.No not the beer. The virus. Yes just as I said would have to happen, a world wide depression is what is needed to sort out all this ridiculous environmental crap being forced on...

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Vegans and Ethnic Cleansing.

Hi guy's. You probably are wondering "why" the heading. Stop and think about it. Veganism is a food message coming out of America, and "I" say the United Nations. Vegans ,particularly the following generation suffer several serious health issues, plus a low fertility...

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National Policy Statement Bio- Diversity.

Hello people. We have had a very busy month or more with 4 weekends away or week days added 2 weekends. Not a lot of work being done and this last week Elton John called or should I say we went over to Hastings. Not 2 bad, not a great fan of Elton but an experience in...

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