Friday, 13 September 2019 08:55

We are not quislings or sellouts

OPINION: The suggestion that groups such as DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb NZ are selling the sector out over agricultural emissions is way off the mark and fails to grasp the complexity of the issue.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 10 September 2019 10:55

Limits on irrigation, dairy conversions

Restrictions on new dairy conversions and irrigation are coming as the Government grapples with improving waterways around the country.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 September 2019 15:55

Sheep and beef farmers “sacrificial lambs”

Sheep and beef farmers are unhappy with the Government’s proposals to improve freshwater quality around the country.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 September 2019 06:48

Timely reminder

With the Government intent on strangling farmers with unachievable emissions targets, abetted by the ‘suits’ at industry-good bodies, we hear a timely reminder from a scientist.

Published in Milking It

The end of Government funding for Beef + Lamb New Zealand Genetics has prompted a move to integrate the business into B+LNZ as a standalone unit.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 29 August 2019 11:05

Johne’s disease remains a problem

Johne’s disease remains an issue for livestock farmers New Zealand-wide.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 28 August 2019 11:55

NZ sheep and beef farmers lead the way

The recent IPCC report on climate and land shows how New Zealand lamb and beef can help address climate change, says Beef + Lamb NZ.

Published in General News

The Dawkins family are Beef + Lamb New Zealand Innovation farmers working to maximise triplet lamb survival via an indoor lambing system now in its third year.

Published in Management
Friday, 02 August 2019 10:55

Science and fairness asked for by farmers

OPINION: Climate change is a hefty challenge, and sheep and beef farmers feel its effects in more frequent floods and extreme droughts.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 31 July 2019 11:55

Farm lobbies propose a better way

All the agricultural sector groups pointed to their willingness to work with the Government.

Published in General News
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