Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Thursday, 21 October 2021 09:55

Editorial: Get vaccinated!

OPINION: Rural NZ is again getting the rough end of the stick when it comes to services - this time in relation to Covid-19 vaccinations.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 19 October 2021 10:55

Deer sector looks to bounce back from Covid low

New products, new markets and a lot of hard work look set to help the NZ deer industry recover from the hit it took at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 October 2021 08:55

RSE flights ramp up

Quarantine free flights, bringing much-needed Pacific Island workers to New Zealand, are being ramped up.

Published in General News

Between 1,100 and 2,450 hectares of Marlborough vineyard area were unlikely to be pruned before budburst this year, according to new modelling.

Published in General News
Thursday, 14 October 2021 10:25

Rural vaccination message from Damien O'Connor

OPINION: Rural New Zealanders and those working in the primary sector play a vital role in our response to COVID-19 and it's important they take the opportunity to get vaccinated against the virus, says Agriculture and Rural Communities Minister Damien O'Connor

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 13 October 2021 11:55

UK farmers seeking special Covid visas

UK farmers are joining organisations from across the food and farming sector in calling for the Government to introduce a 12-month 'Covid-19 recovery visa'.

Published in World News
Tuesday, 12 October 2021 09:55

'Work with us through Covid'

Farmlands new chief executive says she is going back to the basics for the short-term, which includes a focus on keeping employees safe and engaged through the Covid-19 pandemic.

Published in General News
Friday, 08 October 2021 06:55

New Johne's test based on Covid technology

The same technology used to detect Covid-19 in wastewater is now being used to help dairy farmers manage Johne's disease in their herd.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 06 October 2021 10:55

Crossing the border with ease

South Auckland dairy farmer Brian Gallagher says the system that allows him and his staff to cross the border from the Auckland region into the Waikato is working, is easy and seamless.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 October 2021 15:30

Annual Report

Covid-19 is a hot topic in the recently released 2021 New Zealand Winegrowers Annual Report, including its impacts on the border, markets, and increasingly supply chain.

Published in General News
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