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How do we manage change?

The dairy farming industry needs to keep thinking about what it can do differently in response to the big change…

 

Good times are coming

Seemingly crazy “carryings-on” by some world leaders and influencers should not cause Kiwi farmers to sit on their hands worrying.

Engage with Māori – O’Connor

The primary sector has not been good at engaging, connecting and understanding Māori, says Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor.

World

US farmers don’t want a repeat run

With the US dairy industry now it in its fifth year of low prices and third year of trade wounds, president and CEO of the National Milk Producers Federation in the US, Jim Mulhern looks at what could come next.

US milk powder giant rejoins GDT

The largest milk powder producer in the US, DairyAmerica is coming back to Global Dairy Trade (GDT), re-launching skim milk powder on July 16.

 

Opinion

 

A common sense law — Editorial

Richard McIntyre, head of Federated Farmers sharemilkers section, was right on the money when he described plans to introduce the…

Agribusiness

 

New council rules tough on farmers

New environmental management rules for the Canterbury Regional Council’s Waimakariri Zone will be tough for farmers, says the chairman of…

Management

 

Cows in calf top priority

CRV Ambreed has a new national artificial breeding manager, Craig Scott. He was formerly national franchise manager at pregnancy tester…

Farm Health

Machinery & Products

 

Motoring

Forester ferries Feds

Federated Farmers will front for Subaru at Fieldays, a spin-off from the partnership the vehicle maker formed with Feds in 2018.

2019 RAV4 tops 25-year legacy

Toyota's recently launched, fifth generation RAV4 is said to build on its 25-year legacy with its charismatic design, improved performance,…

2019 Rav 4 unwrapped

Toyota NZ has unwrapped the 2019 RAV 4, the SUV first seen in boxy guise 30 years ago at the…

 

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No tea, we’re vegan

UK vegans are demanding a law change to ban discrimination against plant-based eaters in workplaces.

Fake cows

Even more fibreglass cows may join those seen ‘grazing’ Morrinsville streets for four years.

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