Wednesday, 14 December 2016 09:00

Fonterra's $240 million investment welcomed

Primary Industries Ministers Nathan Guy and Jo Goodhew have welcomed Fonterra's announcement that it will be investing $240 million to build a new mozzarella plant at its Clandeboye site in South Canterbury.

Published in General News
Friday, 14 October 2016 15:54

Minister congratulates Food Awards winners

Food Safety Minister Jo Goodhew presented the Supreme Award for the 2016 NZ Food Awards in Auckland this week and is congratulating all of the category winners for their achievements.

Published in General News
Monday, 19 September 2016 07:51

New Fonterra Hub for China

Food Safety Minister Jo Goodhew has welcomed the opening of the Fonterra Ying Hub in Ying County, Shuozhou City, Shanxi Province, China.

Published in General News
Monday, 12 September 2016 10:39

Minister Goodhew on food safety visit to China

Food Safety and Associate Primary Industries Minister Jo Goodhew will travel to China for bi-lateral meetings and to open a new Fonterra dairy facility in the Shanxi Province.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 June 2016 18:57

Nats press Fieldays flesh

The National Government already has a sharp eye on next year’s poll.

Published in Milking It
Thursday, 12 November 2015 11:30

20 years for biosecurity detector dog programme

MPI celebrates 20 years since the birth of its biosecurity detector dog programme with a giant cake at the Christchurch A&P Show today.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 November 2015 13:12

Forestry joins biosecurity club

The forestry industry has become the sixth industry group to join the Government Industry Agreement (GIA) biosecurity partnership.

Published in General News
Saturday, 15 August 2015 09:50

Bill extends data protection for ag products

Food Safety Minister Jo Goodhew has welcomed a new Bill to increase the data protection period for agricultural compounds and veterinary medicines in New Zealand. 

Published in General News

It would be a step backwards to the 1950s if raw milk has to be delivered to homes instead of to collection points in the cities, says Raw Milk Producers Association of NZ chairman Ray Ridings.

Published in General News
Friday, 19 June 2015 16:30

Raw milk still available

A new policy around the sale of raw milk to consumers will not restrict the volume, but there will be new requirements for farmers.

Published in General News
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