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Many scenarios could play out in the Brexit and EU situation, says Beef + Lamb NZ chairman James Parsons.

Published in General News
Monday, 27 June 2016 09:20

Brexit may hit red meat exports

The red meat sector is concerned about the $2 billion sheep and beef exports to the UK and the EU following the UK's vote to leave the EU.

Published in General News
Sunday, 26 June 2016 18:37

Brexit no fixit for UK

The decision by a majority of the people in the UK to effectively vote themselves a recession is astounding. But then across the Atlantic one Donald Trump also has an unbelievable following which defies logic.

Published in General News
Friday, 24 June 2016 11:23

Brexit would impact says B+L

Beef + Lamb NZ says those who think Brexit won't have an impact on trade because the United Kingdom (UK) only takes 2% of New Zealand's exports, are missing the point.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 10:55

Farm inputs down, fert prices fall

Sheep and beef farm inputs were down 2.2% in the past year according to the latest onfarm inflation report, and last week two key fertiliser companies announced price drops.

Published in General News

A group of journalism students from Massey University's Wellington campus gained an insight into the agribusiness sector last week.

Published in General News
Sunday, 12 June 2016 16:25

Farm input prices down

Prices for inputs used on New Zealand sheep and beef farms decreased 2.1% in the year to March 2016.

Published in General News

Complying with the new workplace health and safety requirements is not rocket science and "there is nothing you need to be afraid of", a recent workshop heard.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 08:55

Beef + Lamb to change marketing tack

Beef + Lamb NZ is proposing to stay in market development but do it completely differently.

Published in General News
Thursday, 02 June 2016 14:55

Safety culture on farm a key aim

The new workplace health and safety legislation is trying to engender in farming a safety culture.

Published in Management