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Premium airline travellers departing India are now being served Pure South lamb from New Zealand.

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Tuesday, 21 August 2018 11:55

Rosy outlook for lamb

Lamb prices are likely to flatten off a little, but stay pretty much towards current levels, says Beef+Lamb chief economist Andrew Burtt.

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Tuesday, 17 July 2018 13:55

Outlook for meat remains rosy

The apparent ease with which the global lamb markets have been able to absorb extra volumes from New Zealand and Australia indicates demand remains very strong, a Rabobank report says.

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Wednesday, 02 May 2018 14:03

Giant lamb chop on the hop

A giant lamb chop is on a Tiki Tour of New Zealand as part of the National Lamb Day celebrations.

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Thursday, 05 April 2018 07:55

Fat-bottom girls gain attention

The introduction of the Beltex breed to the New Zealand sheep industry is off to a flying start: the breed’s inaugural sale drew a price believed to be a New Zealand record for any crossbred ram lamb.

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Friday, 19 January 2018 11:35

Red meat receipts reach record high

Red meat export receipts reached a record high for the December quarter of the 2017-18 season.

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Thursday, 24 August 2017 12:35

Chilled beef for China

Meat company Silver Fern Farms is launching the first sea-freight container shipment of chilled beef as well as multiple air-freight orders of beef and lamb set for Chinese customers.

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Tuesday, 01 August 2017 12:55

$600m in NZ meat industry takeovers

Almost $600 million flowed into the meat industry from outside New Zealand in the last 18 months.

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Tuesday, 06 June 2017 10:55

Lamb turns the corner

Markets for New Zealand lamb have performed strongly for the last six months, says Affco general manager Andy Leonard.

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Tuesday, 23 May 2017 12:55

Iran meat trade is back

The first New Zealand lamb to be sent to Iran in 25 years will be cut and packed into containers at the Wellington meat processing company of Taylor Preston later this week.

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