Displaying items by tag: Ben Allomes

Wednesday, 08 April 2020 12:32

Tough time on farm for many

Under pressure from drought and COVID-19, Woodville dairy farmer Ben Allomes says: ‘we can’t shut our doors and just walk away’.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 31 March 2020 09:00

Rain gives farmers hope

Heavy weekend rain, in the lower eastern half of the North Island, will start to turn things around for farmers who have been facing a desperate situation with drought.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 28 August 2019 08:55

DairyNZ director steps down

The dairy industry must look forward continually to assess itself as fit for purpose – or not.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 21 August 2019 08:55

Great leader retires at 41

The dairy industry must look forward continually to assess itself as fit for purpose – or not. So says retiring DairyNZ director Ben Allomes.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 12:55

More than just a job

DairyNZ director Ben Allomes is advocating a paradigm shift in the way the primary sector markets and presents itself as a career.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 11:55

Dairy on a winning streak

The dairy sector is on a winning streak, recently collecting a range of coveted awards.

Published in General News
Friday, 02 June 2017 08:55

Farmer morale ‘improving’

DairyNZ director Ben Allomes says dairy farmer morale has lifted in the last few months to sit now at six or seven out of ten.

Published in Agribusiness
Saturday, 27 May 2017 08:55

Dairy hate campaign hits farmers’ kids

Children of dairy farmers are being bullied at school, just because of the work their parents do.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 12:45

Cook wins DairyNZ seat

Waikato farmer Elaine Cook has been elected to the DairyNZ board.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 November 2014 00:00

Four Nuffield scholars from dairy industry

FOUR OUT of five of the latest Nuffield Scholarship winners are from the dairy industry.

Published in Agribusiness

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