At this time of year we're accustomed to reflecting on the 12 months that have gone by and lining up our resolutions for the 12 months ahead. But Australia's farmers will only get what we really want for Christmas -- a productive, profitable and sustainable rural sector -- if we start thinking not in years, but in decades.
Chief executive of the Northern Agricultural Catchments Council
Richard McLellan is chief executive of the Northern Agricultural Catchments Council.
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