Displaying items by tag: Feds

Thursday, 18 July 2013 15:22

New Feds leader keen to learn

THE NEED to get skills to manage his staff prompted Hawkes Bay’s Will Foley to put himself on a Federated Farmers leadership course. Now, at 36, he’s the federation’s youngest provincial president.

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Federated Farmers and the Rural Support Trust are extending the call for volunteers to assist Canterbury High Country farms with snow-raking.

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Tuesday, 11 December 2012 08:59

Feds welcome Fonterra revision

Fonterra's dairy farmer supplier-shareholders are welcoming an early Christmas gift, with the cooperative lifting its 2012/13 forecast payout by 25 cents per kilogram of milk solids (kg/MS).

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Tuesday, 11 December 2012 08:56

Feds welcome Fonterra revision

Fonterra's dairy farmer supplier-shareholders are welcoming an early Christmas gift, with the cooperative lifting its 2012/13 forecast payout by 25 cents per kilogram of milk solids (kg/MS).

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Friday, 07 September 2012 11:51

Ecan term extension 'positive'

Federated Farmers applauds the decision of Local Government Minister, David Carter to extend the Environment Canterbury (Ecan) Commissioners term for a further three years to 2016.

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Monday, 25 June 2012 08:26

Feds conference hits Auckland

Federated Farmers National Conference hits Auckland from Wednesday with a packed programme covering the A to Z of New Zealand pastoral agriculture.

"Federated Farmers is excited to return to New Zealand's largest city," says Federated Farmers Bruce Wills, who has himself, just returned from the World Farmers Organisation General Assembly in Rome.

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Friday, 08 June 2012 16:30

Pathway report released

Federated Farmers Sharemilkers' and Sharemilker Employers' Sections, with the assistance of DairyNZ, have jointly released "Ensuring a viable progression path in the dairy industry".

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Wednesday, 06 June 2012 10:10

Forum challenges water myths

A farmer-led Canterbury Water Forum will tomorrow challenge environmental preconceptions about farming typified by the front page of today's Dominion Post.

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Friday, 25 May 2012 09:51

Tax rules well signalled

Federated Farmers believes tighter tax rules around livestock valuations have been well-signalled.

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Monday, 21 May 2012 08:51

Feds 'ill informed': Spierings

Fonterra CEO Theo Spierings says Trading Among Farmers is all about protecting the cooperative and preserving 100% farmer control and ownership – not raising capital.

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