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Wednesday, 23 September 2020 14:09

$50m commitment not enough for farmers — National

Labour’s $50 million commitment to support integrated farm planning will do little for farmers, claims National’s ag spokesperson David Bennett.

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Wednesday, 23 September 2020 11:26

Labour commits $50m for farm planning

Labour is committing $50 million to support integrated farm planning.

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Monday, 06 July 2020 09:58

$162m waterway clean-up package

A new package of 23 projects across the country aims to clean up waterways and deliver over 2000 jobs.

Published in General News
Monday, 06 July 2020 08:42

Feds applaud Labour's pledge 

Federated Farmers is applauding Labour’s commitment to protect productive farmland if re-elected.

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If elected next term, Labour says it will require resource consent for any conversion of highly productive farmland into forestry.

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If elected next term, Labour says it will require resource consent for any conversion of highly productive farmland into forestry.

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Wednesday, 29 January 2020 12:30

$26m boost to rural health

The government has announced a $300 million dollar capital investment in health, with $26 million going to regional and rural service projects.

Published in General News
Friday, 13 December 2019 11:22

Farmers encouraged by new strategy – Feds

The government’s launch this week of a strategy for the future of farming will encourage farmers, says Federated Farmers president Katie Milne.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 11 December 2019 10:57

New laws show Govt backing farmers — O’Connor

The passing of the Farm Debt Mediation and NAIT laws last night shows the Government’s commitment to work alongside and help farmers, says Ag Minister Damien O’Connor.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 04 December 2019 13:49

Action needed now — Editorial

OPINION: Houston - or more correctly Wellington – we have a problem.

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