Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Tuesday, 05 October 2021 07:55

Covid impacts

Global uncertainty caused by Covid and related disruption to supply chains, as well as a global shortage of labour, are cited as contributing factors to a forecast drop in NZ red meat export returns.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 October 2021 06:55

Vets give up!

Qualified overseas vets are giving up on plans to work in New Zealand because they cannot secure MIQ spots.

Published in General News
Monday, 04 October 2021 16:30

Technical Workshop postponed

The New Zealand Society for Viticulture and Oenology has put its Alternative Varietals technical workshop on hold until New Zealand is back to Covid-19 Alert Level 1.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 29 September 2021 12:55

Aussie farmers faring well despite Covid headwinds

Australia's dairy industry is on track for a slight increase in milk production this season.

Published in World News

As part of a programme of work to reopen borders and reconnect with the world, the Government has announced the commencement dates for quarantine free travel for Recognised Seasonal Employer (RSE) workers into New Zealand.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 28 September 2021 08:55

Border crossing seamless for South Auckland farmer

Seamless is how South Auckland dairy farmer Brian Gallagher describes the way the system allows him and his staff to cross the Auckland border weekly into the Waikato to look after stock.

Published in General News
Monday, 27 September 2021 15:13

Alliance announces virtual roadshow

Alliance Group will host a series of virtual roadshow meetings next month.

Published in General News

The technology used to detect Covid-19 in wastewater is now being used to help dairy farmers manage Johne’s disease in their herd.

Published in General News
Friday, 24 September 2021 09:55

PFG shows farmers and customers the love

At this year's National Fieldays, the Power Group (PFG) set out to thank farmers and contractors for their efforts in keeping the country going through Covid in 2020 with a 'We Love Farmers' theme.

Published in Machinery & Products
Thursday, 23 September 2021 09:55

Questions over Govt's Covid strategy

OPINION: Questions have to be asked about the Government's Covid strategy.

Published in Opinion