Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Wednesday, 15 July 2020 10:42

Taming Covid!

The horticulture industry has come out of the Covid-19 lockdown more resilient and with better people management skills.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 10:20

Action groups carry on-line

Red Meat Profit Partnership (RMPP) Action Group facilitator John Stantiall was unsure, at the start of the Covid-19 lockdown, how meetings could work.

Published in Agribusiness
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