This interview first aired on Radio NZ National's Morning Report programme on 10 December 2010.

Nick Wells, a partner at Chapman Tripp, says new measures to tighten up the criteria for foreign ownership of farmland and primary production companies will change nothing, as the Overseas Investment Office already considers such purchases.

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