04-12-2013 09:48 AM | Australia

WA farmers welcome eased land clearing regulation

Western Australian farmers have welcomed the State Government’s announcement to relax the controversial laws on land clearing.

Landholders have complained that red tape around clearing native vegetation has held back expansion and hope the amendments will change that.

“It’s a great win for WA farmers. It means we can go about our business and utilise the land that we’ve got," said Kukerin farmer Matthew King.
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