Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Tuesday, 21 April 2020 10:09

Forest industry back to work

The Forest Owners Association (FOA) says its members and the supply chain are gearing up to meet the challenge of getting back to work on Tuesday 28 April.

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Tuesday, 21 April 2020 09:55

Virus fails to infect $7-plus payout

Take the win but don’t bet the farm on it lasting.

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Tuesday, 21 April 2020 08:55

Go early with on-farm calls

Follow the Government and go early with your on-farm decisions, says Sharon Morrell the head of DairyNZ’s consulting officers in upper North Island.

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Tuesday, 21 April 2020 07:55

COVID-19: Use crisis to grow

A dairy industry leader says the COVID-19 interruption should bring positive changes to farming in New Zealand.

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Tuesday, 21 April 2020 07:25

Worries over kill time delays

Federated Farmers president Katie Milne says farmers are still worried about the processing times at meat plants.

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Tuesday, 21 April 2020 06:55

Farmers see red over Easter shutdown

Shareholders and suppliers of Alliance Group are upset that the country’s biggest meat processing company did not work during the Easter holiday period while other companies did.

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Monday, 20 April 2020 12:09

Hand sanitiser heads for farms

Fonterra tankers will be leaving more than just milk dockets on farms from this Saturday (April 25).

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Monday, 20 April 2020 09:15

Dairy discussion groups go online

DairyNZ is now hosting online discussion groups where farmers can beam in from the comfort of their living rooms, offices or dairies and there’s no need to take the gumboots off.

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Friday, 17 April 2020 13:51

Let us hunt, says deer stalkers

Deer hunters want hunting to be permitted when the country moves out of COVID-19 Level 4 Alert.

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Friday, 17 April 2020 09:39

Hopes for less restrictions

The wool industry hopes for some lifting of COVID-19 restrictions limiting shearing and crutching to animal welfare reasons only.

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