Displaying items by tag: Nathan Guy

Friday, 26 April 2013 10:28

NZ-China agricultural agreement signed

Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy has signed a strategic plan on promoting agricultural cooperation between New Zealand and China.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 April 2013 14:35

‘Green drought’ kicks in

PRIMARY INDUSTRIES Minister Nathan Guy says though much of the country is now in a ‘green drought’ phase, overall the drought has been very ‘patchy’.

Published in General News
Monday, 22 April 2013 09:37

$8.8m to sustainable projects

A total of $8.8 million has been awarded to 42 projects around the country after the latest round of the Sustainable Farming Fund, Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy says.

Published in General News
Friday, 05 April 2013 12:18

Need for water projects

The drought affecting much of New Zealand emphasises the need for irrigation projects to store and distribute water, says Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy.

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 April 2013 09:57

$8b potential in Maori land

A new report commissioned by the Ministry for Primary Industries has shown the potential held in over one million hectares of Maori freehold land, says Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 02 April 2013 14:02

Drought challenges still lie ahead

Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy says he is pleased with the way New Zealanders have rallied to help drought-affected communities, but challenging times still remain ahead.

Published in General News
Friday, 15 March 2013 10:05

North Island in drought

A state of drought has been officially declared throughout the entire North Island. And the Government is keeping a close eye on the South Island.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 March 2013 11:34

Official drought extended

A state of drought has been officially declared in the South Auckland, Waikato, Bay of Plenty and Hawke's Bay regions today by the Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy.

Published in General News
Thursday, 28 February 2013 10:20

Northland trust ready to help

Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has classified Northland's 2013 drought as a medium-scale adverse event, triggering assistance measures delivered through the Rural Support Trust.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 27 February 2013 14:08

Drought declared in Northland

Drought has been officially declared in Northland by the Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy, with other regions likely to follow soon.

Published in General News

» The RNG Weather Report

» Latest Print Issues Online

The Hound

Tough gig!

OPINION: This old mutt has a fair amount of sympathy for Ag Minister Damien O’Connor with the two associate ministers…

Cow killer

OPINION: The Hound was not surprised to hear well-known end-of-the-world doom-merchant ‘Dr’ Mike Joy is still as joyless as ever…

» Connect with Rural News

» eNewsletter

Subscribe to our weekly newsletter