Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Tuesday, 09 June 2020 14:02

Govt funding for local kiwifruit workers

A training programme to help the kiwifruit industry provide employment opportunities for New Zealanders is receiving Government funding.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 09 June 2020 09:44

Global dairy prices settling down

Global dairy prices are settling down after a rollercoaster ride triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published in General News
Monday, 08 June 2020 12:50

Evolve & survive

At Boneline in Waipara, Paul Goodege ferments grapes grown on the fossils of dinosaurs, the bones of moa, and a landscape carved by a glacier.

Published in Editorial
Monday, 08 June 2020 12:48

Danger & opportunity

The Chinese word for crisis combines the characters for danger and opportunity, says Cloudy Bay’s Estate Director Yang Shen.

Published in Industry
Monday, 08 June 2020 12:45

Adapt & thrive

New Zealand wine companies can survive, adapt and thrive in the world of Covid-19, says a business advisor in Marlborough.

Published in Industry
Friday, 05 June 2020 11:31

Get ready for the ‘now’ norm

Get prepared for a ‘Now Normal’ future, says Ian Proudfoot – Global Head of Agribusiness for KPMG – discussing the likely effects of COVID-19 in the months to come.

Published in General News
Friday, 05 June 2020 11:29

Get ready for the ‘now’ norm

Get prepared for a ‘Now Normal’ future, says Ian Proudfoot – Global Head of Agribusiness for KPMG – discussing the likely effects of COVID-19 in the months to come.

Published in General News
Friday, 05 June 2020 11:21

Canterbury Show canned for 2020

The iconic Canterbury A&P Show – known as the New Zealand Agricultural Show – will not go ahead this year.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 June 2020 13:55

Farmers facing undue Govt pressure

Hawke's Bay vet Richard Hilson says the effects of the lockdown with COVID-19 tended to isolate farmers more than people might have imagined.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 June 2020 12:55

Saving stock worth it for farmer

Central Hawkes Bay sheep and beef farmer Craig Preston has spent a huge sum of money buying feed for his stock rather than sending them off to the works – but says it’s worth the money. 

Published in General News