Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Thursday, 28 May 2020 09:53

Overstayers irk farmers

A new law preventing the eviction of tenants from rental properties is causing a headache for some dairy farmers.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 14:30

Memorable vintage

With a backdrop of COVID-19, this has been a harvest like no other.

Published in Regional Updates
Wednesday, 27 May 2020 13:34

Distributor focussing on farmer support

AGCO Australia and New Zealand has announced plans focused around protecting the welfare and livelihood of its customers, employees and the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Published in Tractors and Machinery
Tuesday, 26 May 2020 10:03

Fonterra’s big break

Former Fonterra chairman Sir Henry van der Heyden believes the co-operative will come out a stronger global player post-COVID-19.

Published in General News

With the COVID-19 lockdown placing even greater emphasis on the need for reliable internet networks, a former All Black is working to keep New Zealand’s rural folk connected.

Published in Management
Thursday, 21 May 2020 12:27

COVID-19: Trusting business to work

National’s agriculture spokesman, Todd Muller on the role the Government needs to play for agriculture businesses.

Published in Opinion
Thursday, 21 May 2020 11:10

NZ agritech to get a Govt push

It looks like the agritech sector is set to get some backing from the Government.

Published in General News
Thursday, 21 May 2020 11:07

Union boss doffs hat to meat companies

Meat processing companies have gained praise for the way they handled the challenges around COVID-19 from an unlikely source – the union.

Published in General News

Te Kuiti-based electrician Terry Waite’s demand that the Government apologise to farmers for the way it has treated them – especially over the last couple of years – has failed.

Published in General News
Thursday, 21 May 2020 09:50

Fonterra weathers COVID-19 storm

Fonterra has weathered the effects of COVID-19 to deliver an impressive third-quarter results.

Published in General News
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