Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Friday, 08 May 2020 10:11

A lesson from Bill on forgiveness

Farmer's Chaplain columnist, Colin Miller on why we should forgive and move on.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 08 May 2020 10:09

Italian innovation helps Zespri

Italian kiwifruit packhouses' experience in dealing with COVID-19 has helped New Zealand to fast-track innovation in its own packhouses to deal with stringent new safety regulations.

Published in Agribusiness
Friday, 08 May 2020 09:33

Mill grinds on in lockdown

Lockdown has opened up new opportunities for a Timaru-based flour mill.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 May 2020 09:31

COVID-19: The online future

As a result of COVID-19, the world has learned to operate, communicate, and negotiate online.

Published in General News

HortNZ chair Barry O’Neill is impressed with the way the horticulture sector has worked collectively and positively on all the issues it has faced.

Published in General News

Greenpeace has launched a proposal calling for a $1 billion investment in regenerative agriculture.

Published in General News
Thursday, 07 May 2020 11:53

Breeder joins HFNZA board

The COVID-19 pandemic has effectively brought forward the appointment of Southland dairy farmer Helen Cummings to the national board of the Holstein Friesian NZ Association.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 07 May 2020 11:46

Fueling the global dairy industry

A team of bulls in the US has achieved ‘global essential worker’ status for its role in helping fuel the world’s dairy industry.

Published in Agribusiness

One of New Zealand’s very few quinoa growers is calling on his colleagues to band together to help market their product.

Published in Management
Thursday, 07 May 2020 10:15

Fieldays reputation takes a battering

Since COVID-19 sent the country into lockdown, Fieldays has tried to re-group, but amid disquiet about its reluctance to refund deposits to cash-strapped agribusinesses, questions are being asked about its future.

Published in General News