Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Friday, 14 January 2022 11:35

Tears of frustration over MIQ

Despite rural contractors being told in mid-December they could bring in 200 skilled machinery operators into the country, not one has been given any MIQ space.

Published in General News

Labour supply is the most pressing issue facing New Zealand's wine industry in the lead-up to the 2022 vintage.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 14 December 2021 08:55

No jab, no entry!

Unvaccinated dairy farmers won't be able to attend in-person events run by DairyNZ.

Published in General News
Monday, 13 December 2021 15:30

The Social Place: A socially savvy summer

To wrap up The Social Place column for the year, we asked a few social butterflies for advice on platforms, payments, branding and navigating Covid-19.

Published in Regional Updates
Monday, 13 December 2021 12:18

No pass, no entry

New Zealand Young Farmers (NZYF) has announced that My Vaccine Pass will be compulsory for all wishing to attend FMG Young Farmer of the Year events.

Published in General News
Thursday, 09 December 2021 10:41

Strong finish for Fonterra despite Covid - McBride

Fonterra chairman Peter McBride says the co-operative ended the 2021 financial year in a strong position on several fronts – financial results, strategy implementation and relationship with farmer owners.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 December 2021 07:55

Kiwi dairy product that could help Covid immunity

Hamilton-based Ruakura Technologies is developing a dairy-based natural product that it says has the potential to offer immediate short-term immune support against the virus causing Covid-19 disease.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 01 December 2021 13:55

Shipping costs and delays skyrocket

Covid-19 has brought massive disruptions and huge cost increases to the world's shipping routes.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 01 December 2021 11:55

Farmers urged to prepare for Covid

Plan for the worst case scenario in terms of Covid-19.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 01 December 2021 10:55

Vaccine rollout fails rural NZ

The Covid-19 vaccine rollout was not designed for rural NZ.

Published in General News