Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Friday, 20 March 2020 09:24

Westland Milk unveils Covid-19 strategy

Westland Milk Products says Covid-19 is causing “minimal disruption” to its supply chains, with the company working to meet rising demand from China.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 March 2020 12:58

Locally-grown feed available - Feds

Latest forecasts suggest New Zealand’s arable farmers have to date been less affected than other primary industry sectors by COVID-19 and the drought.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 March 2020 10:12

No shareholder meetings for Fonterra

Coronavirus is forcing Fonterra to cancel its farmer shareholder meetings to discuss its interim results.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 13:37

Questionable future — Editorial

OPINION: The word uncertainty has taken on a new meaning for farmers in the past six months.

Published in Opinion

The Government’s Covid-19 economic support package is being praised by Federated Farmers.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 11:17

Support farmers to support the economy — Nats

National’s Agriculture spokesperson, Todd Muller is urging banks to better support farmers amid the Covid-19 outbreak.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 10:20

B+LNZ suspends all events

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) is suspending all events due to Covid-19.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 10:07

Mackenzie Highland A&P Show cancelled

New Zealand’s largest one-day show has been cancelled due to Covid-19.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 10:03

Dairy awards events canned

Organisers of the NZ Dairy Industry Awards have called off the rest of regional award dinners and the national finals.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 March 2020 09:21

No interim dividend, thanks to Covid-19

Fonterra’s strong half-year results will bring little joy to investors: the co-op isn’t paying out an interim dividend.

Published in General News