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Friday, 24 April 2020 10:40

Tips for milking during COVID-19

Keep yourself and your employees safe at milking during COVID-19 with the following tips.

Published in Management
Friday, 24 April 2020 10:05

COVID-19’s silver lining — Editorial

OPINION: Make no mistake, COVID-19 will change things: some things for a month or two, some for a year or two, and some permanently.

Published in Opinion
Friday, 24 April 2020 07:55

Lockdown boosts milk deliveries

A Southland dairy farming couple offering home delivery of both raw and pasteurised milk, as well as other produce, is expanding their business as demand climbs during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Published in General News
Thursday, 23 April 2020 12:10

COVID-19: Duck shooting delayed

The Government has announced that the duck shooting season will go ahead – albeit delayed until NZ goes into Level 2. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 23 April 2020 11:55

Industry ticks along, with eye on costs

How is New Zealand's agricultural machinery industry coping with COVID-19?

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 23 April 2020 11:42

Tractor manufacturer defies COVID-19 bump

Farm machinery merchandiser Case IH says it has kept the wheels rolling on farms – despite formidable logistical challenges during the lockdown.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 23 April 2020 09:55

Lockdown won’t stop learning at Massey

Despite the COVID-19 lockdown, staff at Massey University are busy preparing for the next semester – which will involve a lot of on-line teaching.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 23 April 2020 07:55

Coming out of the crisis

National’s agriculture spokesman, Todd Muller on why the recovery from COVID-19 needs to include strategic water storage infrastructure.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 12:08

Challenging time for Wattie’s

Produce company Wattie’s says it completed its 24/7 pea and bean harvesting and processing season in Canterbury last Friday (April 17).

Published in General News
Wednesday, 22 April 2020 11:55

Ag exports a ‘Godsend’

Primary product prices will fall further this year but remain at reasonable levels before some improvement in 2021, according to BNZ senior economist Doug Steel.

Published in General News

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