Dairy Sector Wants New Zealanders To Consider Farm Work As Labour Shortage Looms
Farming, News
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Farming, News
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Dairy Sector Wants New Zealanders To Consider Farm Work As Labour Shortage Looms

News Desk - May 05, 2020

The dairy industry wants New Zealanders to fall back in love with life on the farm. With Covid-19 meaning the migrant workforce is not available, it is…

Southland Farmer Announced As Dairy Women’s Network Regional Finalist
Farming, News
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Farming, News
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Southland Farmer Announced As Dairy Women’s Network Regional Finalist

News Desk - May 04, 2020

Drummond woman Jessica Goodwright has been announced as one of four Dairy Women’s Network (DWN) finalists for the 2020 DWN Regional Leader of the Year Award. Jessica…

Aquaculture Direct Aims for Nationwide Marine Farming Expansion
Environment, Farming
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Environment, Farming
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Aquaculture Direct Aims for Nationwide Marine Farming Expansion

News Desk - May 01, 2020

Potential for more aquaculture in Tasman and Golden Bays, and in Northland, Southland and the Coromandel has triggered growth in one of the New Zealand's largest aquaculture…

Alliance Group Investing $4 Million in Beef Processing in Southland
Business, Farming
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Business, Farming
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Alliance Group Investing $4 Million in Beef Processing in Southland

Event Hub - Apr 30, 2020

Leading food and solutions co-operative Alliance Group is investing $4 million to lift its beef processing capacity in the South Island. The company will invest further in…

Relief for Farmers as Moving Day Confirmed to go Ahead
Farming, News
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Farming, News
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Relief for Farmers as Moving Day Confirmed to go Ahead

News Desk - Apr 30, 2020

Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor has announced Moving Day will go ahead as planned for dairy farmers this year, but with strict controls to help prevent the spread…

Appointment of Independent Director to Fonterra Board
Farming, News
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Farming, News
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Appointment of Independent Director to Fonterra Board

News Desk - Apr 28, 2020

Fonterra today announced the appointment of a new Independent Director, Holly Kramer, who will join the Fonterra Board as an Independent Director on 11 May 2020. Ms…

Moving Day Will Go Ahead As Planned This Year
Covid-19, Farming
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Covid-19, Farming
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Moving Day Will Go Ahead As Planned This Year

News Desk - Apr 22, 2020

Moving Day will go ahead as planned this year, but with strict controls to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Agriculture Minister Damien O'Connor announced on Wednesday…

New Zealand Red Meat Exports Reach $921 Million In February
Farming, News
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Farming, News
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New Zealand Red Meat Exports Reach $921 Million In February

News Desk - Apr 12, 2020

New Zealand exported sheepmeat and beef worth $921 million in February with the value largely unchanged from a year earlier despite COVID-19, according to the latest figures…

Fonterra Seeing Demand Spike For Some Products
Business, Farming
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Business, Farming
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Fonterra Seeing Demand Spike For Some Products

News Desk - Apr 01, 2020

A bright spot is emerging in the economic gloom with New Zealand's largest company Fonterra saying it is in good financial heart and expects to remain so…

Fonterra Reports $500m Profit In First Six Months Of Financial Year
Business, Farming
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Business, Farming
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Fonterra Reports $500m Profit In First Six Months Of Financial Year

News Desk - Mar 20, 2020

Fonterra has reported a $501 million half-year profit on lower costs and improved revenue. Fonterra chief executive Miles Hurrell makes statements at the release of the co-operative's…