Wednesday, 10 July 2019 07:27

Don’t forget Māori — Editorial

OPINION: Damien O'Connor is never one to shy away from speaking his mind and ruffling a few feathers, and in a nice way he did this at Federated Farmers’ conference last week.

Published in Opinion
Thursday, 01 November 2018 08:55

Māori berry venture has big plans

A Māori-owned and operated berryfruit company, Miro, aims to return $170 million annual income in eight years to its blueberry growers using state-of-the-art systems.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 May 2017 14:55

$30m Maori investment in kiwifruit

$30 MILLION will be invested in building 10 kiwifruit orchards on Maori land in the Bay of Plenty and Gisborne over the next 18 months, says entrepreneur Te Tumu Pairoa, in partnership with Quayside Holdings.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 08:55

New Maori dairy factory for BoP

A new Maori-owned new dairy factory is being planned for the Kawerau region, modelled on the first Maori dairy company Miraka, near Taupo.

Published in General News
Friday, 16 September 2016 11:54

Call for more Māori studying agribusiness

Māori Development Minister Te Ururoa Flavell has urged more students to undertake a new Māori Agribusiness major Massey University is offering as part of the Bachelor of AgriCommerce.

Published in General News

Horticulture can expect to see more talent and capital in the industry with Maori, says Plant and Food chief executive officer Peter Landon-Lane.

Published in General News
Monday, 11 April 2016 11:55

Five hundred years in the planning

Five hundred years is a long time, but for Ngai Tahu Farming it’s just the beginning – they are working to a 500 year business plan for the iwi.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 07 April 2016 14:55

Standards set high and obtained

Hemi Dawson says Ngai Tahu Farming have to set the standard everyone aspires to because their mana is at stake.

Published in Management

A group of 11 farms owned by various iwi in Northland have formed a collective under the Te Hiku banner to gain greater influence through scale.

Published in General News

The key to getting ahead in dairying, says Tangaroa Walker, is to seize every opportunity and find ways to stand out.

Published in General News
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