Displaying items by tag: productivity

Wednesday, 29 October 2014 10:45

Get staff to work harder not smarter

WHETHER MOTIVATED by profitability or a drive for continuous improvement, growing staff productivity is an ongoing challenge facing all businesses. 

Published in Agribusiness
Monday, 09 December 2013 15:25

Farm package targets sustainability, growth

NEW ZEALAND'S largest rural lender has launched a lending package for farmers wanting to invest in improving the environmental sustainability and productivity of their farms.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 31 October 2013 15:03

Massey looks at cow barn potential

MASSEY UNIVERSITY is testing a barn farm system with potential for improved productivity and better water quality on dairy farms.

Published in General News
Thursday, 11 April 2013 11:13

Agriculture leads productivity

During 2008–11, labour productivity in the agriculture industry increased 3.4% a year, Statistics New Zealand says. Agriculture was the main contributor to labour productivity in the measured sector, which increased 0.5%.

Published in General News
Monday, 18 March 2013 16:14

Agriculture alone boosts productivity

Agriculture was the only contributor to a 1% increase in labour productivity in the March 2012 year, Statistics New Zealand says.

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.

Published in General News
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