Displaying items by tag: BLNZ

Thursday, 03 October 2019 09:23

Sheepmeat, beef exports to top $4b

NZ sheepmeat and beef exports are forecast to break the $4billion mark for the first time, thanks to Chinese consumers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 24 September 2019 13:55

Sheep set to join NAIT?

Sheep farmers could be joining the National Animal Identification and Traceability (NAIT) scheme within 18 months.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 24 September 2019 11:55

Farm lobbies seek PM’s support

Dairy and red meat farmer lobbies want Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to back their climate change initiative rather than impose a farmer levy.

Published in General News
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Friday, 13 September 2019 08:55

We are not quislings or sellouts

OPINION: The suggestion that groups such as DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ are selling the sector out over agricultural emissions is way off the mark and fails to grasp the complexity of the issue.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 10 September 2019 10:55

Limits on irrigation, dairy conversions

Restrictions on new dairy conversions and irrigation are coming as the Government grapples with improving waterways around the country.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 September 2019 15:55

Sheep and beef farmers “sacrificial lambs”

Sheep and beef farmers are unhappy with the Government’s proposals to improve freshwater quality around the country.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 September 2019 06:48

Timely reminder

With the Government intent on strangling farmers with unachievable emissions targets, abetted by the ‘suits’ at industry-good bodies, we hear a timely reminder from a scientist.

Published in Milking It

The end of Government funding for Beef + Lamb New Zealand Genetics has prompted a move to integrate the business into B+LNZ as a standalone unit.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 29 August 2019 11:05

Johne’s disease remains a problem

Johne’s disease remains an issue for livestock farmers New Zealand-wide.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 28 August 2019 11:55

NZ sheep and beef farmers lead the way

The recent IPCC report on climate and land shows how New Zealand lamb and beef can help address climate change, says Beef + Lamb NZ.

Published in General News