Wednesday, 01 May 2019 08:24

Sustainability and New Zealand Wine

In part two of a series breaking down the six questions answered by the PwC Strategic Review, Tessa Nicholson looks at the question of Sustainability and its place within the New Zealand wine industry.

Published in Industry
Monday, 29 April 2019 08:25

Sustainability in business

The term sustainability comes with a great deal of corporate greenwash, Geoff Thorpe of Riversun says.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 11:55

Unqualified ideas on climate change

There is a mish-mash of information available on climate change, some of which originates from people who are not qualified to speak on the subject, says Ministry of Primary Industries’ chief science advisor, John Roche.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 April 2019 09:55

Is reducing cow numbers the answer?

The argument over whether New Zealand has too many cows is a regional issue, not a national issue, according to Ministry of Primary Industries’ chief science advisor, John Roche.

Published in General News
Sunday, 21 April 2019 09:54

A licence to farm — Editorial

The Government has a clear message for farmers: ignore climate change at your peril.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 09 April 2019 09:46

Dairy conversion hits legal wall

A new decision by the Environment Court on the Simons Pass station in the Mackenzie Basin may effectively prevent more progress by the controversial big dairy conversion.

Published in General News
Friday, 05 April 2019 10:24

The science is settled — Editorial

The latest report from the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment Simon Upton makes interesting reading for the agricultural sector and its constant critics.

Published in General News

The Tasman fires of 2019 and 2018’s Cyclone Gita are a taste of what could be coming as our climate changes, claims a Victoria University scientist.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 09:53

Foresters not so happy

Forestry owners oppose the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment’s proposal to limit forestry offsets to agriculture.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 April 2019 09:49

Win for farming sector in PCE report

A significant win for agriculture and science-based theory on climate change is how the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment’s (PCE) latest report is being described.

Published in General News

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