David Littleproud, the drought minister, some time ago said he fixed the supermarket [milk price] problem. He said he thumped his chest, waved his fists at them, and demanded they put their milk prices up.
Well, we know that solution lasted about five minutes.
They are still fiddling with this dairy code of conduct.
It’s now more than 20 months since the ACCC recommended we have a mandatory code of conduct for the dairy industry.
The Labor party has been supporting one for a number of years, so there has been no interference from the opposition party.
There is no excuse, and yet they’re still arguing within the National party and the Liberal parties about what this diary code of conduct should look like.
This is after, of course, introducing a sugar code, a code of conduct for the sugar industry literally overnight a number of years ago when Scott Morrison was the treasurer.”