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Wednesday, 11 December 2019 08:55

Making change for the better

OPINION: Farmers are change adaptive, we can make change for the better.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 04 December 2019 13:49

Action needed now — Editorial

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

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 04 December 2019 07:55

The reality of technology

As the apple industry faces a labour crisis, there is a lot of talk about technology playing a role in harvesting crops.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 November 2019 09:55

‘Useful’ recruitment tool

Employers say a Government-backed free website, Work the Seasons, is becoming a useful part of their seasonal recruitment toolbox.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 November 2019 09:55

More RSE workers still needed

HortNZ says the Government is moving in the right direction with its increase in recognised seasonal employers (RSE) workers.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 March 2019 08:43

The struggle for a good worker

Biosecurity aside, most farmers will tell you the biggest challenge facing the primary sector is a shortage of good, qualified people.

Published in General News
Thursday, 22 November 2018 08:55

What makes staff join and stay?

What attracts staff and makes them stay longer? Two Pāmu Farms human resources staff have found out.

Published in General News
Sunday, 18 February 2018 08:55

Attracting good staff: what sets you apart?

We all know how hard it can be to attract quality staff, and how great it is when you find someone that works hard, knows their stuff and has the right attitude. 

Published in Management
Friday, 26 January 2018 08:55

Pay your workers right or pay for it

Notable cases of employment breaches by large companies have cropped up recently, some appearing to be unintended short-changing of employees. 

Published in Management
Thursday, 29 October 2015 16:51

AgResearch confirms science staff reductions

AgResearch chief executive Tom Richardson confirms scientist and technician staff reductions.

Published in General News
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