New Landcorp chairman Dr Warren Parker sounds utterly unruffled at the prospect of being carpeted soon by a couple of Cabinet ministers.

As well he might.

One of them, associate Minister of State-Owned Enterprises Shane Jones, promises Parker is going to be "summonsed".

But in the next breath he says Parker has "a tremendous level of support across the
political divide" and "is a person of considerable mana".


The other minister, says Jones, will be Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor.

The topics for discussion will include Landcorp's $10 million downgrade to its earnings forecast. And as a farmer himself, O'Connor will


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Chairman Dr Warren Parker