Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Tuesday, 14 July 2020 13:10

Carbon crunching

Becoming Neudorf’s General Manager two weeks before the Covid-19 lockdown seems like “a pretty good hospital pass”, says Todd Stevens, acknowledging a few grey hairs from vintage 2020.

Published in Profiles
Tuesday, 14 July 2020 11:11

Pig sector joins the chorus

Pig farmers have joined a growing chorus in the primary sector calling on the Government to urgently review its migrant worker policies in the wake of Covid-19.

Published in General News
Thursday, 09 July 2020 06:55

BVD stealing profit, hitting herd health

A disease equally infectious to Mycoplasma bovis and Covid-19 is threatening farm profitability and livestock health.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 08 July 2020 10:00

Let’s go dairying! — Editorial

OPINION: GoDairy is another example of the NZ agri sector spearheading the country’s journey through Covid-19.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 03 July 2020 13:11

Hort raring to go

Horticulture New Zealand says the findings of the survey confirm that the sector will help drive New Zealand’s post-Covid recovery.

Published in General News

While most of New Zealand’s economy has taken a hit in the wake of Covid-19, the country’s primary sector has had a resurgence of confidence.

Published in General News

Federated Farmers has some advice for how the Government should divvy up the $3 billion infrastructure fund.

Published in General News
Thursday, 02 July 2020 11:30

Farming key to NZ’s future

National’s agriculture spokesman, David Bennett on how the sector is key to New Zealand’s economic rebuild.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 01 July 2020 11:31

New swine flu has ‘pandemic potential’

Scientists are calling for urgent action following the discovery of a new strain of swine flu.

Published in World News

More uncertainty and challenges are the theme of MPI’s latest publication on the outlook for the primary sector.

Published in General News