Displaying items by tag: Nathan Guy

Saturday, 16 July 2016 15:30

Bobby calves deserve better

New regulations to strengthen the law on the management and treatment of bobby calves were announced last month by Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy.

Published in Farm Health
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 13:55

Feds ponder how to keep farming flying high

A top-level primary industries taskforce will work through Brexit issues, the Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy told Federated Farmers.

Published in General News
Monday, 20 June 2016 12:08

Another successful Fieldays

Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has congratulated the National Fieldays Society for another successful event at Mystery Creek in Waikato.

Published in General News
Saturday, 18 June 2016 15:55

More funds for rural mental health

Rural mental health has been given a funding boost of $600,000.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 14:36

Primary industries careers programme launched

A new programme celebrating and promoting careers in the primary sector has been launched by Prime Minister John Key, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy and senior Ministers at National Fieldays.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 June 2016 07:25

Ag careers showcased

Showcasing clear pathways to encourage young people into primary industry careers will be the focus of New Zealand Young Farmers (NZYF) at National Agricultural Fieldays.

Published in General News
Monday, 30 May 2016 11:36

Feedback wanted on DIRA changes

Fonterra would no longer be required tosell milk at a regulated price to large, export-focused processors, under options put forward in a discussion document.

Published in General News
Sunday, 29 May 2016 10:39

Funding for TB plan welcomed

Government funding for the ongoing plan to eradicate bovine tuberculosis has been approved by Minister for Primary Industries, Nathan Guy.

Published in General News

For the first time in the 83 year history of the competition, a South Island dairy farm has won the prestigious Ahuwhenua Trophy for Maori dairy farming.

Published in General News
Friday, 20 May 2016 10:11

New funding for irrigation

The lush green pasture of an already irrigated sheep and cattle farm in Central Canterbury was chosen by Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy as the place to announce nearly $8 million in fresh funding for three Canterbury irrigation schemes.

Published in General News

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