Displaying items by tag: ANDREW MORRISON

OPINION: NZ’s rural communities risk being decimated as carbon investors buy up farmland and ever-encroaching pine forests take over more of the country.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 01 July 2020 09:41

ETS changes a ‘slap in the face’

Farming groups have described the newly passed emissions trading reform legislation as a ‘slap in the face’ that will not reduce the country’s carbon emissions.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 01 July 2020 09:34

ETS changes a ‘slap in the face’

Farming groups have described the newly passed emissions trading reform legislation as a ‘slap in the face’ that will not reduce the country’s carbon emissions.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 30 June 2020 08:25

Red meat sector releases election manifesto

Vote Red – meat!

Published in General News
Tuesday, 30 June 2020 08:25

Meat sector speaking out in manifesto

The red meat sector has published an election manifesto to help offer decision-makers a complete understanding of the sector.

Published in General News
Friday, 14 February 2020 10:06

Pay rise for B+LNZ directors

Beef + Lamb NZ directors are in line for a pay rise this year.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 January 2020 09:27

Where are the workers?

Lack of skilled labour is a huge issue for sheep and beef farmers – and the meat industry as a whole.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 02 July 2019 14:26

Sheep and beef farmers approve M. bovis levy

Sheep and beef farmers have agreed to proceed with a new Biosecurity levy for Mycoplasma Bovis response.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 19 June 2019 08:55

Farmers urged to submit on carbon bill

Both DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ are urging farmers to have their say on the proposed Zero Carbon Bill by July 16.

Published in General News
Friday, 19 April 2019 10:10

Report shows way on climate change

OPINION: The Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment’s (PCE) recent comprehensive report: “Farms, Forests and Fossil Fuels” shows the clear way forward for New Zealand on climate change.

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OPINION: This old mutt has always believed that any hopes of a possible free trade deal – that is any…

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OPINION: WorkSafe and workplace safety legislation dominate the daily operations of the private sector, including farms.

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