Displaying items by tag: PGP

Thursday, 28 August 2014 09:40

More manuka honey trees

STATE FARMER Landcorp will be planting an additional 93ha of mānuka honey trees.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 June 2014 09:35

Want high quality, low calorie wines?

New Zealand is working on positioning itself as number 1 in the world for high quality, lower alcohol and lower calorie wines.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 May 2014 09:06

Report ‘justifies lolly scramble’

A NEW REPORT into the Government's Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) programme is a desperate attempt by Minister Nathan Guy to justify his lolly scramble ahead of an investigation by the Auditor-General, Labour's Primary Industries spokesperson Damien O'Connor says.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 May 2014 08:56

PGP ‘delivering major benefits’

PRIMARY INDUSTRIES Minister Nathan Guy has welcomed the findings of an independent report into the Primary Growth Partnership (PGP), which estimates it will add $6.4 billion per annum to New Zealand's economy by 2025.

Published in General News
Friday, 22 November 2013 15:25

PGP ‘must be reviewed’

THE GOVERNMENT Primary Growth Partnership (PGP) scheme, currently under investigation by the Auditor-General, is failing to stem the tide of a declining red meat sector, says Damien O'Connor, Labour spokesperson for primary industries.

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 July 2013 15:07

Boost for ‘stump to pump’

An innovation programme that will pave the way for generating more value from forestry waste by converting it to liquid biofuels is to receive government funding through the Primary Growth Partnership (PGP).

Published in General News
Thursday, 27 June 2013 09:40

Hill country fert research gets PGP funding

An programme aiming to develop precision fertiliser application for hill country will get government funding through the Primary Growth Partnership.

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, 29 January 2013 15:55

$65m Red Meat collaboration announced

The Red Meat sector will get $32 million in PGP funding for a collaborative programme to push for the adoption of best practice by sheep and beef farmers.

Published in General News
Monday, 03 December 2012 10:59

PGP to add value in meat industry

A new programme that will look at how more value can be generated from beef carcases has been approved for Government funding.

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