Displaying items by tag: Maori

Thursday, 24 September 2015 06:17

Palate appeal

The Maori palate is one that a studying grape growing and winemaking student has pinpointed as her marketing niche.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 March 2015 00:00

Maori interest high

A feature of shearing in New Zealand is the number of Maori employed in the industry. 

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FIVE PROJECTS worth over $2.1 million will add further value to increasing the productivity of Māori primary sector assets.

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Wednesday, 20 November 2013 09:38

Maori farming myth needs hosing down

A LEADING Maori agribusinesswoman says there’s a myth going around about the so-called ‘potential’ of Maori farming.

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Thursday, 22 August 2013 09:53

Lincoln launches Maori initiative

Lincoln University has launched an initiative to encourage Maori school leavers in Canterbury and the West Coast to train for careers in land-based industries.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 August 2013 08:53

Maori youth scholarships

Four scholarships to support Maori youth who are considering farming careers are being offered by the ASB and the Poutama Trust.

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Friday, 02 August 2013 11:03

Primary jobs for Maori

Some primary industries are hiring staff from overseas, whereas there are many young Maori ready to enter the workforce, says chairman of the Export Industry Skills Analysis Advisory Group, Peter Douglas.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 26 June 2013 11:51

New dairy PGP announced

A project that aims to develop dairy wellness products as well as build Maori agribusiness capability is to receive government funding through the Primary Growth Partnership.

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Tuesday, 11 June 2013 15:23

Maori agribusiness focus of seminar

The Ministry for Primary Industries will host a free seminar on Friday, June 14 at National Fieldays on its work to lift the performance of Māori agribusiness.

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 April 2013 09:57

$8b potential in Maori land

A new report commissioned by the Ministry for Primary Industries has shown the potential held in over one million hectares of Maori freehold land, says Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy.

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