Displaying items by tag: BLNZ

Tuesday, 06 November 2018 09:09

M. bovis bill punch-up

DairyNZ are ‘working through’ the cost-sharing process for the industry share of eradicating Mycoplasma bovis, says BLNZ general manager policy and advocacy Dave Harrison.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 12:14

Crunching the numbers — Editorial

It's crunch time for dairy and beef farmers as they decide how much the two sectors will pay, respectively, toward cleaning up the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis, likely to cost $870 million over 10 years. 

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 30 October 2018 08:55

Still deciding M. bovis levy split

Beef + Lamb NZ and DairyNZ are working through the cost-sharing process for the industry share of eradicating Mycoplasma bovis, says BLNZ general manager policy and advocacy Dave Harrison.

Published in General News
Friday, 26 October 2018 11:55

Huge leap forward for sheep genetics

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (BLNZ) Genetics has launched a $5 million genetic evaluation system said to be a transformative step for the sheep industry. 

Published in Management
Thursday, 11 October 2018 15:39

Red meat exports surge

New Zealand’s red meat exports reached $6.7 billion in 2017-18.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 02 October 2018 07:55

Meats bullish outlook

Despite the unknowns of Brexit and the US-China trade war, New Zealand’s sheep and beef farmers are pretty bullish about the future.

Published in General News
Thursday, 27 September 2018 11:39

Room for improvement on Mycoplasma bovis awareness

More than half of sheep and beef farmers have made changes to reduce the risk of their stock becoming infected by Mycoplasma bovis (M. bovis).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 18 September 2018 13:55

Flawed data in Productivity Commission’s report

Beef + Lamb New Zealand says the Productivity Commission’s report on a low emission economy contains fundamental errors about the sheep and beef sector.

Published in General News
Friday, 07 September 2018 11:07

Farmers deserve better — Editorial

Farmer groups, DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ are in damage control.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 07 September 2018 10:55

Beef + Lamb NZ ups levy

Beef + Lamb NZ has decided to go ahead with proposed increases in sheepmeat and beef levies.

Published in General News