Displaying items by tag: Biosecurity

Thursday, 29 November 2018 16:12

Ship ordered to leave following biosecurity breach

Biosecurity New Zealand has directed a vehicle carrier to leave New Zealand waters following the discovery of stink bugs and other regulated pests.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 16:05

Think Smart – Look Ahead

Dr Edwin Massey highlights the key elements of the Bragato Conference that focused on biosecurity and emergency response management.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 09:55

Biosecurity: we’re in this together

Biosecurity is relevant to every New Zealander, according to the head of Biosecurity NZ Roger Smith.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 10:29

Biosecurity champs announced

Biosecurity New Zealand announced the winners of the 2018 New Zealand Biosecurity Awards last night. 

Published in General News
Friday, 28 September 2018 10:19

A biosecurity team of 4.7 million

Minister for Biosecurity Damien O’Connor wants every New Zealander to help build a biosecurity team of 4.7 million as part of the Ko Tātou This Is Us campaign. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 27 September 2018 13:38

Latest developments in biosecurity

Biosecurity risk is never static. With fluctuations due to climate change, trade and passenger dynamics and volume, and the spread of global pests and disease, a lot can change - even over a 12-month period. 

Published in Industry
Monday, 30 July 2018 11:20

Time to honour our biosecurity heroes

Celebrate those helping to keep our flora, fauna and vital primary sectors safe by nominating them for New Zealand Biosecurity Awards. 

Published in General News

Whangarei microbiologist Dr Barry Pyle says calf days are a perfect opportunity to educate youngsters and friends and family about biosecurity.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:55

Second round of milk tests loom

Farmers will undergo another national round of bulk milk testing in spring as the campaign to eradicate Mycoplasma bovis ramps up.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 09:34

Improving biosecurity top priority

The Government is in line with primary sector industry leaders when it comes to biosecurity, says the Minister for Agriculture and Biosecurity Damien O’Connor.

Published in General News

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