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

Published in General News
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.

Published in General News
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.

Published in General News
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.

Published in General News
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.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 November 2012 13:22

Fonterra helps Maori land productivity

Fonterra, Zespri and Massey University are among those who have joined forces with the Federation of Māori Authorities and the Māori Trustee to focus on increasing the productivity of Māori-owned farm land.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 November 2012 13:19

Big players to help Maori land productivity

Fonterra, Zespri and Massey University are among those who have joined forces with the Federation of Māori Authorities and the Māori Trustee to focus on increasing the productivity of Māori-owned farm land.

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