Displaying items by tag: BLNZ

Wednesday, 22 August 2018 14:55

Sheep flock stabilising

New Zealand’s sheep flock now seems to be stabilising, says Beef+Lamb NZ chief economist Andrew Burtt.

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Tuesday, 21 August 2018 11:55

Rosy outlook for lamb

Lamb prices are likely to flatten off a little, but stay pretty much towards current levels, says Beef+Lamb chief economist Andrew Burtt.

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Tuesday, 21 August 2018 08:25

Hill country going well

Beef + Lamb NZ director Kirsten Bryant is concerned about the perception that hill country farmers aren’t doing well.

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Tuesday, 07 August 2018 14:55

Nailing the big issues

Climate change and water quality are two issues the sheep and beef industry has yet to nail, says Beef + Lamb NZ chairman, Andrew Morrison. 

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Friday, 03 August 2018 11:06

Beef herd growing, sheep flock decline slows

Some positive news for the red meat sector; NZ’s beef cattle herd is growing and the decline in the sheep flock has slowed, according to Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ)

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DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ are recommending postponing calf days or looking for alternative events while the Mycoplasma bovis eradication plan is underway.

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Tuesday, 19 June 2018 07:55

M. bovis bill coming!

Farmers will likely pay a special levy for the M. bovis response, but separately from the increased levy now being proposed by Beef + Lamb New Zealand (BLNZ).

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Friday, 08 June 2018 09:55

Proposal to hike red meat sector levies

Red meat farmers are being asked to approve an increase in levies to Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ).

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Thursday, 07 June 2018 13:55

Beef + Lamb's world leading chance

Beef + Lamb NZ chief executive Sam McIvor reckons NZ sheep and beef farmers, as a sector, have an opportunity to be world-leading stewards of the natural environment and sustainable communities. 

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Minister for the Environment David Parker has lavish praise for Beef + Lamb NZ’s new environmental strategy.

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