Displaying items by tag: DAVID PARKER

Tuesday, 07 September 2021 07:25

Migrant worker change!

The Government is looking at curbing our reliance on migrant workers as part of immigration service changes post-Covid.

Published in General News

The government has come up changes to proposed intensive winter grazing regulations  which on the face of it are likely to please farmers.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 25 August 2021 08:55

Kudos for the hort sector

The horticulture sector has been praised for its "extraordinary achievements" in the face of Covid-19-related challenges.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 August 2021 09:10

Report finds shortcomings in Overseer tool

The Government has announced it will help develop improved tools to manage and estimate on-farm nutrient loss after an independent Science Advisory Panel identified shortcomings with the Overseer software.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 06 July 2021 10:55

First look at RMA's replacement

The first draft of the proposed law that will replace the controversial Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) was released by the Government last week.

Published in General News
Thursday, 25 March 2021 08:55

Editorial: Sensible pause

OPINION: Finally the Government has made a sensible move to temporarily pause the implementation of the impractical rules that accompany its proposed regulations on winter grazing.

Published in Opinion

Farmers are welcoming the Government’s decision to delay intensive winter grazing (IWG) rules until May next year.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 February 2021 08:55

Finally, the RMA is going

It seems like there are few tears being shed around the country about the news that the RMA is to be scrapped and replaced by three new separate Acts.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 10 February 2021 15:55

RMA to be repealed and replaced

The Government says it is delivering on its promise to reform the resource management system based on the review carried out last year.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 12 January 2021 16:18

Weak and useless!

Your canine crusader has been concerned for some time about the complete lack of fight put up by the so-called farmer-representative bodies on a number of controversial issues – including water reforms.

Published in The Hound
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