Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Calls are growing for the Government to allow butchers and independent fruit and vegetable retailers to operate under COVID-19 Alert Levels.

Published in General News
Thursday, 13 August 2020 11:11

Beef + Lamb’s advice for farmers

Beef + Lamb New Zealand has released advice for farmers amid new COVID-19 restrictions.

Published in General News
Thursday, 13 August 2020 10:10

Let them open!

Horticulture NZ is pleading with the Government to allow independent fruit and vegetable retailers to remain open as the wider Auckland region undergoes another COVID lockdown.

Published in General News
Thursday, 13 August 2020 08:01

COVID-19: Time to invest in primary sector R&D

More investment in agriculture is required to achieve further growth post-COVID, according to Dr Jacqueline Rowarth.

Published in Opinion
Thursday, 13 August 2020 07:43

COVID-19: Time for a rethink on priorities

The Government needs to put environmental goals on the back burner whilst managing debt from COVID-19, according to Dr Doug Edmeades.

Published in Opinion

NZ Pork is hailing the success of a scheme where the Government bought surplus pork and had it delivered to food banks to counter the disruptions of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 August 2020 10:12

Primary sector in recruitment mode

A major recruitment campaign is in full swing to get people displaced by job losses due to Covid-19 into roles in the primary sector.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 August 2020 10:02

Covid comeback spooks latest dairy auction

After a buoyant month, dairy prices have fallen on the back of renewed concerns around a resurging Covid-19.

Published in General News
Friday, 31 July 2020 10:14

New faces and challenges for association

With Covid-19 effectively cancelling the annual meeting of the Tractor and Machinery Association (TAMA), this year’s event was conducted by teleconferencing.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 30 July 2020 13:52

New animal welfare regulations approved

A host of new animal welfare regulations have been approved by the Government following delays due to COVID-19.

Published in General News
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