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Monday, 23 March 2020 12:15

Protect NZ food supply — Agcarm

Animal medicines and crop protection lobby group, Agcarm wants the Government to extend its COVID-19 support to the farming community for maintaining essential food supplies.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 February 2020 11:47

Changing the way we farm

OPINION: From weeding and spraying crops to taking care of cattle, digital technology is making its mark on agriculture.

Published in Opinion
Thursday, 23 January 2020 11:55

Celebrating healthy food

Mark Ross, chief executive of Agcarm on the work that goes into providing safe and healthy food to New Zealanders. 

Published in Management
Monday, 16 September 2019 09:29

Report shows value of ag chem

A landmark report reveals that without crop protection products, New Zealand’s economy would lose $7.5 to $11.4 billion.

Published in General News
Friday, 10 May 2019 11:12

Making pesticides safe

OPINION: A culture of trepidation about consuming foods which have been exposed to pesticides is misleading and has sparked much confusion of late.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 26 October 2018 08:55

Benefits of glyphosate

Glyphosate, the world’s most widely used weed killer, has extensive economic and environmental benefits for farmers, especially New Zealand’s grains industry. 

Published in Opinion
Friday, 24 August 2018 07:55

Minister stings sector

The ‘wild west’ of the primary sector is what the Minister of Agriculture Damien O'Connor calls the bee industry. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 23 August 2018 07:55

NZ risks being left behind

New Zealand's animal health industry is moving ahead quickly, but risks being left behind because it can’t embrace new scientific discoveries says Agcarm president Pauline Calvert.

Published in General News
Thursday, 16 August 2018 07:55

Dwindling EU pest controls

Growing regulatory and political pressure for more sustainable agriculture in Europe is causing concern for local farmers. 

Published in Opinion
Thursday, 07 June 2018 14:55

NZ food safe – report

The New Zealand diet is safe and contaminants are very low, with most naturally occurring, says Agcarm in a new report.

Published in General News
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