Displaying items by tag: Lamb

Tuesday, 18 April 2017 15:16

NZ lamb piling on the runs in India

Pure South lamb from Alliance Group is now on the menu of a growing number of five-star hotels and in high-end retail stores in India as marketing in the world’s second most populous nation gathers pace.

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Wednesday, 05 April 2017 11:55

Make lamb day a big deal

National Lamb Day should be in spring and as high profile as the annual Bluff oyster launch, a Helensville field day heard.

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Wednesday, 01 February 2017 12:41

Nothing beats NZ lamb

New Zealand lamb has been named the hero of the dinner table when ranked against other family favourites by Kiwi home cooks.

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Wednesday, 07 December 2016 11:55

New Zealand meat companies need to lift their game

New Zealand companies need to step up their efforts, in view of the hope for better lamb prices this season evaporating faster than a summer shower.

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Monday, 28 November 2016 09:25

Charollais Texel cross wins Mint Lamb Competition

Semi-retirees from Gore, Peter and Corina Morris, took out the Mint Lamb Competition at the Canterbury A&P Show on November 9.

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Tuesday, 01 November 2016 06:55

Sheep, beef to aid dairy in cutting emissions?

Will sheep and beef farmers in future grow trees to sell offsets to dairy under the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS)?

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Sunday, 23 October 2016 10:55

Aussie lamb prices looking brighter

Lamb producers in Australia appear to be faring much better than their New Zealand counterparts, with falling numbers and growing demand hiking prices.

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Saturday, 22 October 2016 13:55

Bacteria linked to lamb abortions

Strains of the helicobacter bacteria, which live in the stomach, are now believed a possible cause of abortion in ewes, following MPI investigations.

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Tuesday, 18 October 2016 08:55

Lamb price war unlikely

Hope for better lamb prices this season appear to be evaporating quicker than a summer shower.

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Tuesday, 04 October 2016 11:55

Another tough year for lamb?

Sheep farmers desperately looking for a lift in lamb prices this coming season may be in for more disappointment, according to Alliance Group chairman Murray Taggart.

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