Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Thursday, 16 July 2020 09:55

How kiwifruit growers coped with Covid

NZ Kiwifruit Growers Incorporated’s (NZKGI) chief executive Nikki Johnson says growers came through the past season reasonably well.

Published in General News
Thursday, 16 July 2020 06:55

International contacts helped NZ packhouse

The experience of PSA – and the way Italy and China dealt with Covid-19 – shaped how Trevelyans Packhouse proactively manages their way through the Covid pandemic.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 10:42

Taming Covid!

The horticulture industry has come out of the Covid-19 lockdown more resilient and with better people management skills.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 10:20

Action groups carry on-line

Red Meat Profit Partnership (RMPP) Action Group facilitator John Stantiall was unsure, at the start of the Covid-19 lockdown, how meetings could work.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 14 July 2020 13:10

Carbon crunching

Becoming Neudorf’s General Manager two weeks before the Covid-19 lockdown seems like “a pretty good hospital pass”, says Todd Stevens, acknowledging a few grey hairs from vintage 2020.

Published in Profiles
Tuesday, 14 July 2020 11:11

Pig sector joins the chorus

Pig farmers have joined a growing chorus in the primary sector calling on the Government to urgently review its migrant worker policies in the wake of Covid-19.

Published in General News
Thursday, 09 July 2020 06:55

BVD stealing profit, hitting herd health

A disease equally infectious to Mycoplasma bovis and Covid-19 is threatening farm profitability and livestock health.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 08 July 2020 10:00

Let’s go dairying! — Editorial

OPINION: GoDairy is another example of the NZ agri sector spearheading the country’s journey through Covid-19.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 03 July 2020 13:11

Hort raring to go

Horticulture New Zealand says the findings of the survey confirm that the sector will help drive New Zealand’s post-Covid recovery.

Published in General News

While most of New Zealand’s economy has taken a hit in the wake of Covid-19, the country’s primary sector has had a resurgence of confidence.

Published in General News