South Canterbury's wallaby population has reached alarming proportions.
More money will be spent to encourage jobs, investment and high tech farming systems in the primary sector.
Forestry experts are encouraging landowners to use recently announced forestry grants to plant trees other than radiata pine.
Fonterra told to sharpen its communication act and publicly report milk price guidance monthly.
Sheep and beef farmers need to start thinking about environmental issues, Federated Farmers says.