Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 08:55

Union backs compulsory vax

Get vaccinated - that's the message from the National Secretary of the Meat Workers Union to his members.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 November 2021 07:55

Rural events seek clarity

With the 90% double vaccinated target for all district health boards (DHBs) not expected to be met until mid-January, at current vaccination rates, pressure mounts with the continuing cancellations of A&P shows and field days.

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Tuesday, 16 November 2021 06:55

Mandate meat jabs!

Meat companies support Government plans for a clear and simplified risk assessment process to make Covid-19 vaccinations mandatory at their plants.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 10 November 2021 10:55

Covid hinders CEO search

Farmer co-operative LIC says its search for a new chief executive has been impacted by current restrictions imposed by Covid-19.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 10 November 2021 09:55

Vaccine mandatory for awards

Organisers of the Ballance Farm Environment Awards (BFEA) say this year's programme will proceed despite interruptions caused by Covid.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 10 November 2021 08:55

Covid blamed for funding woes

Covid is being blamed for delaying the construction of Waikato's newest milk plant.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 November 2021 08:25

Lockdown tough on flower growers

The current Covid-19 lockdown has been tough on flower growers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 02 November 2021 08:55

Mandatory meat sector vaccines still up in the air

Mandatory vaccination against Covid-19 for meat sector workers is still up in the air.

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Southern councils and health providers are joining forces to make it easier for rural communities to get vaccinated.

Published in General News
Thursday, 28 October 2021 08:55

Is rural NZ still on their minds?

OPINION: Heartland New Zealand is the engine room of our economy.

Published in Opinion