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Tuesday, 28 January 2020 10:02

Brexit will remove some uncertainty

The United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union on Friday and the beginning of trade negotiations between the two blocs removes come uncertainty for NZ’s meat industry.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 January 2020 09:27

Where are the workers?

Lack of skilled labour is a huge issue for sheep and beef farmers – and the meat industry as a whole.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 14 January 2020 14:55

Fewer lambs, less export volumes expected

NZ sheep and beef farmers achieved a lower lambing percentage in 2019 than in 2018, according to the latest Lamb Crop 2019 report.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 January 2020 14:27

Lower lambing percentage for sheep farmers

On average, sheep and beef farmers achieved a lower lambing percentage in spring 2019 than in 2018, according to Beef + Lamb New Zealand.

Published in General News

News of a world-first tool that gives New Zealand sheep farmers the ability to breed animals that emit less methane has been positively received locally and internationally.

Published in General News
Friday, 22 November 2019 08:55

Beef + Lamb puts money where its mouth is

A ‘model’ sheep and beef farm in North Canterbury is away and running, its founders say.

Published in Management
Thursday, 21 November 2019 08:55

NZ needs a better story

New Zealand needs to do a better job of telling its story in India, said a speaker at a New Zealand India Business Council summit.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 11:55

A lesson in political science

The Zero Carbon Bill has just been passed into law, but not without significant misgivings from across the farming sector.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 November 2019 07:55

Deal done on ETS

Dealing with agricultural emissions is very much on the radar of farmers, says Beef + Lamb NZ chief executive Sam McIvor.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 29 October 2019 12:55

Milk price hike a surprise and relief

Fonterra's farmgate milk price forecast upgrade was a welcome surprise although indicators were heading that way, says Federated Farmers dairy chair Chris Lewis.

Published in General News
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