Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Monday, 16 March 2020 11:49

NZ AgriFood Week postponed

The New Zealand AgriFood Week is the latest agribusiness event to fall victim to coronavirus.

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Federated Farmers is calling for the government to defer a wide range of policy and regulatory impositions to protect workers and businesses during the Covid-19 outbreak.

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Tuesday, 10 March 2020 12:00

Fonterra remains confident in forecast

Unlike some other exporters, Fonterra’s scheduling, logistics and delivery activities to all markets are largely operating as normal, the cooperative says.

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Tuesday, 10 March 2020 11:57

Bigger impact than first expected

Former special agricultural trade envoy Mike Petersen says it will probably take months for supply chains to and in China to clear in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

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Tuesday, 10 March 2020 11:36

Coronavirus impact on dairy ‘moderate’

The coronavirus has only had a moderate impact on dairy prices so far, according to Westpac head of strategy Imre Speizer.

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Despite global market instability due to coronavirus, January’s meat exports increased by 26% compared to January 2019.

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Friday, 06 March 2020 12:01

Dog tests positive for coronavirus

A dog has tested positive for Covid-19 in Hong Kong, but experts say people should not panic about animal to human transmission.

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Wednesday, 04 March 2020 12:42

Coronavirus worries for Synlait

The coronavirus outbreak contributed to Synlait’s decision to issue a wider earnings guidance range.

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Wednesday, 04 March 2020 11:48

Second case of coronavirus confirmed 

A second case of Covid-19 has been confirmed in New Zealand. 

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The last day of an agricultural show which saw more than half a million visitors had to be cancelled due to Covid-19.

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