This old mutt notes that millionaire Hollywood producer and advocate for mung bean farming James Cameron is happy to fly…
Despite the fledgling Primary Sector Council being the brainchild of Minister of Agriculture Damien O’Connor, he has no idea about how much the council will cost taxpayers or even how often it will meet.
The way New Zealand takes on challenges and opportunities will shape the future of our food, fibre and timber industries, said Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor at Fieldays last week.
Minister for Rural Communities and Agriculture Damien O’Connor last week at Fieldays launched his new Rural Proofing Policy – with great fanfare.
The Government is in line with primary sector industry leaders when it comes to biosecurity, says the Minister for Agriculture and Biosecurity Damien O’Connor.
Farmers’ stance on biosecurity is going to have to change, said Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor in a recent television interview.
The double-D’S were front and centre at Karapiro, Waikato, recently to promote a voluntary water quality initiative.
The Ministry for Primary Industries has allocated more trained staff to the Mycoplasma bovis crisis.
Politicians are rubbishing reports that the dairy industry will need to reduce cow numbers to improve fresh water quality.