Monday, 28 January 2019 07:55

Benefits coming from revamped TPP deal

NZ exporters are among the first to benefit from the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) which took effect at the beginning of the new year.

Published in General News
Friday, 16 November 2018 08:55

Water quality tops politicians’ agenda

Politicians are promising to improve water quality within five years.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 23 October 2018 10:12

Farmers under the microscope

Farming has been under the microscope this month with three heavyweight Government reports — on water quality, climate change and Mycoplasma bovis — all appearing in just three days.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 07 August 2018 12:55

Parker praises industry leaders

Farming leaders are stepping up to the mark on climate change and water quality, says environment and trade minister David Parker.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 04 July 2018 14:55

Talking up NZ/EU free trade

A 50% increase in trade, higher wages for New Zealanders and cuts in tariffs to benefit our producers. 

Published in General News
Tuesday, 12 June 2018 14:55

Double D’s launch water plan

The double-D’S were front and centre at Karapiro, Waikato, recently to promote a voluntary water quality initiative. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 17 May 2018 08:25

Be honest — Editorial

At times it is hard not to believe the meme that ‘Minister of Everything’ David Parker really does hate farmers and farming.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 15 May 2018 12:55

EU free trade still eludes NZ

There is no good reason why New Zealand should not get a free trade agreement with the European Union (EU), says Trade Minister David Parker.

Published in General News
Monday, 14 May 2018 13:31

Cow cull on the cards?

Environment minister David Parker says he strongly favours enforcing nitrogen leaching limits in some catchments. 

Published in General News

Farmers who pollute waterways and damage New Zealand’s brand image cause problems for companies trying to sell our high value food exports.

Published in General News
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