Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Wednesday, 15 September 2021 10:48

Alliance Group's online sales surge

Online sales via Alliance Group’s online red meat delivery channel puresouthshop.com have grown significantly during the Covid-19 alert level restrictions.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 14 September 2021 10:55

Strategy for Delta

The dairy industry, along with all primary sectors, are going to have to be very proactive and innovative over the next two to three years to deal with the uncertainties created by Covid-19.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 14 September 2021 09:55

Farmers at ease with borders

We're very understanding on what's being put in place. That's the feedback that DairyNZ has been getting from farmers just prior to a government requirement that all essential workers, including dairy farmers, crossing the border into Auckland region must get a weekly Covid test.

Published in General News
Monday, 13 September 2021 12:50

School fruit & veggies redistributed to charities

Free fruit and vegetables normally delivered to schools are being redistributed to charities during the current lockdown.

Published in General News

The first stage of one-way quarantine-free travel with Samoa, Tonga and Vanuatu will begin in October, initially for RSE workers, Covid-19 Response Minister and Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor have announced.

Published in General News
Thursday, 09 September 2021 10:55

Editorial: Questions are OK!

OPINION: As the country endures yet another lockdown in the battle against Covid, a nasty undercurrent appears to be rearing its head.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 08 September 2021 17:13

Changes to Auckland-border crossing rules

With most of New Zealand returning to Alert Level 2, the border around the Alert Level 4 area in Auckland is subject to particular scrutiny.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 September 2021 16:18


Your canine crusader reckons this story could come straight out of the 'Only in America' file.

Published in The Hound
Wednesday, 08 September 2021 06:55

Connection issues for rural students

As many students continue their online learning amid Alert Level Three and Four lockdowns, it – again – highlights the issue of internet connectivity for those in rural areas.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 07 September 2021 11:55

Rural solutions for rural people

Local solutions using local people is the best way of ensuring people in rural areas are vaccinated against Covid-19, according to the chair of the Rural General Practitioners Network.

Published in General News