The final list of candidates for Fonterra’s board election is out. Surprisingly only one candidate came through the farmer nominated…
Farmers are welcoming the appointment of Tararua farmer Mel Poulton to the position of Special Agricultural Trade Envoy for New Zealand.
Government policy settings are presently farmers’ biggest worry, says Federated Farmers president Katie Milne.
Hold your local council candidates to account on costs and services: and if you think the voice of farmers is not being heard, consider standing for election yourself.
Federated Farmers is backing a recommendation that crush protection device (CPD) be installed on quad bikes used for work.
Farmers, dairy product manufacturers and trade representatives in Uruguay and Argentina heard a New Zealand take on current agricultural issues last week.