Wednesday, 04 December 2019 13:42

Unregistered raw milk sellers banned

Unregistered raw milk suppliers around the country have been banned from selling their product.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 27 November 2019 09:55

N strips show farmers the way

A simple DIY test for farmers is a cost-effective way to manage nitrogen levels in soil, a three-year project has shown.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 November 2019 08:55

Winning the M. bovis battle?

The Ministry for Primary Industries believes the fight against Mycoplasma bovis is being won – albeit slowly.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 September 2019 12:08

Stink bug warning for importers

A serious threat is posed to New Zealand’s agricultural and horticultural sectors by the brown marmorated stink bug (Halymorpha halys), MPI warns.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 25 September 2019 07:55

Sector’s star keeps rising – SOPI

Horticulture is again the star in primary exports revenue growth, says MPI’s Situation and Outlook September update.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 11 September 2019 08:55

Beef now the major M. bovis casualty

A positive sign for the Mycoplasma bovis eradication programme is that a clear majority of infected farms are now beef rather than dairy.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 September 2019 08:55

Five months wait for compensation

Five months after the last cow went to slaughter from Henk Smit’s Cambridge farm he’s still awaiting compensation.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 27 August 2019 10:55

MPI moves with hort

The rise and rise of horticulture is prompting MPI to reconfigure its operations.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 August 2019 12:55

Smith promises more MPI engagement

MPI’s director-general, Ray Smith, wants his staff to engage more with the rural sector.

Published in General News

A global animal health company that has developed a novel methane inhibitor for cows’ rumens says it has hit a regulatory roadblock in New Zealand.

Published in General News
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