Sunday, 30 August 2015 11:09

Irish eyes are smiling

Irish farm machinery sales are now a commonplace in New Zealand, as shown by the Irish presence at the National Fieldays.

Published in Machinery & Products
Monday, 10 August 2015 14:17

Zespri opens Singapore office

Prime Minister John Key has officially opened Zespri’s new sales and marketing hub in Singapore, which has been set up to manage the kiwifruit industry’s growth.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 June 2015 11:05

More innovation needed – PM

Prime Minister John Key says the lower dairy payout brings an even greater need for innovation in the primary sector.

Published in General News

Since being awarded the Case IH franchise in 2009, Giltrap Agri-Zone has won an increasing share of the tractor market in the Waikato region. 

Published in Machinery & Products
Saturday, 23 May 2015 10:49

Billions for Fonterra plant upgrades

Fonterra is pouring at least $1 billion into plant upgrades to improve efficiency and boost returns to farmer shareholders.

Published in General News
Saturday, 28 March 2015 00:00

Indian companies can help NZ clinch FTA

Prime Minister John Key says India knows it needs a free trade agreement (FTA) with New Zealand, though an FTA is always “challenging” for the agricultural sector of any country we negotiate with.

Published in General News
Monday, 22 September 2014 08:53

Mandate for RMA reforms

There is a clear political mandate for reform of the Resource Management Act, says Federated Farmers.
Feds president Dr William Rolleston says vital reforms to the RMA have been stalled for want of support from National's partners in the last Parliament.

Published in General News
Thursday, 21 August 2014 15:22

Key opens CRS Masterton office

IMPROVED BROADBAND and cloud software is set to radically enhance farmer's ability to manage their farming business in the next 3-5 years, says farm management software company CRS Software.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 June 2014 09:21

Opening day visitor numbers down

Visitor numbers on the opening day of the 2014 National Fieldays at Mystery Creek was down from last year; and the weather may be to blame.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 04 March 2014 09:57

PM to talk food safety in China

NZ PRIME MINISTER John Key will discuss the Government's inquiry into Fonterra false-alarm food safety scare last year with top leaders when he visits China this month.

Published in General News
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