Story: Farmer and grower organisations

Satirising Pederson

Satirising Pederson

Murray Webb’s caricature of Charlie Pederson, president of the Federated Farmers of New Zealand, was published on 1 August 2006. Pederson had claimed that concerns about environmental issues impeded farm development, which endangered the growth of the New Zealand economy. Others in the community took a different view on the impact of uncontrolled development on the environment and economy.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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Cartoon by Murray Webb

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Willie Smith and Steven Kelly, 'Farmer and grower organisations - Political organisations', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/cartoon/18672/satirising-pederson (accessed 9 December 2019)

Story by Willie Smith and Steven Kelly, published 24 Nov 2008