chapter  1
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Notes with Commentary

Where applicable, information on the Internet sites where you can find the full texts of the speeches used here is given on pages 226 “Examples”.

1. For those of you who don’t know me, I’m the Minister of Energy, Science,

Fisheries and a few other things including climate change policy. It’s that last one that has taken me up close and personal with dairy farmers and brought me the invitation to speak here today. So let’s talk about the weather.