Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Friday, 24 April 2020 15:35

More support for rural general practices

The New Zealand Rural General Practice Network says it has brokered an agreement with the Ministry of Health to extend locum support.

Published in General News
Friday, 24 April 2020 10:57

The power of digital systems during crisis

Digital systems will come into their own with COVID-19 restrictions, says James Watson of TracMap.

Published in Management
Friday, 24 April 2020 10:40

Tips for milking during COVID-19

Keep yourself and your employees safe at milking during COVID-19 with the following tips.

Published in Management
Friday, 24 April 2020 10:05

COVID-19’s silver lining — Editorial

OPINION: Make no mistake, COVID-19 will change things: some things for a month or two, some for a year or two, and some permanently.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 24 April 2020 07:55

Lockdown boosts milk deliveries

A Southland dairy farming couple offering home delivery of both raw and pasteurised milk, as well as other produce, is expanding their business as demand climbs during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Published in General News
Thursday, 23 April 2020 12:10

COVID-19: Duck shooting delayed

The Government has announced that the duck shooting season will go ahead – albeit delayed until NZ goes into Level 2. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 23 April 2020 11:55

Industry ticks along, with eye on costs

How is New Zealand's agricultural machinery industry coping with COVID-19?

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 23 April 2020 11:42

Tractor manufacturer defies COVID-19 bump

Farm machinery merchandiser Case IH says it has kept the wheels rolling on farms – despite formidable logistical challenges during the lockdown.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 23 April 2020 09:55

Lockdown won’t stop learning at Massey

Despite the COVID-19 lockdown, staff at Massey University are busy preparing for the next semester – which will involve a lot of on-line teaching.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 23 April 2020 07:55

Coming out of the crisis

National’s agriculture spokesman, Todd Muller on why the recovery from COVID-19 needs to include strategic water storage infrastructure.

Published in Opinion