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Wednesday, 19 February 2020 10:47

UK to bring beavers back, despite farmer concern

They help prevent flooding and drought by building leaky dams, but UK farmers are concerned about their reintroduction.

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Wednesday, 12 February 2020 14:11

UK liquid milk consumption halves

Milk consumption in the United Kingdom has dropped by just under 50% since 1974.

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Wednesday, 12 February 2020 11:59

University beef-ban overturned 

Thousands of UK students have successfully fought a beef-ban aimed at reducing their university’s carbon footprint. 

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Monday, 20 January 2020 12:52

UK-NZ free trade and agriculture on agenda

Agricultural trade and a free trade agreement with the United Kingdom are on the agenda for trade minister David Parker on his visit to Europe this week.

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Tuesday, 03 December 2019 08:29

NZ lamb chopped by UK supermarket

The NZ meat industry’s challenges in the UK have increased with UK retailer Waitrose planning to source all lamb from only British producers.

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Friday, 27 September 2019 11:56

Safety software winner off to Uk

A kiwi company that believes its computer software can help reduce farm accidents and fatalities is joining the New Zealand 2019 Agritech mission to UK and Ireland.

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Friday, 17 May 2019 09:15

MooFree May

UK activists have resumed their attack on the dairy industry.

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Tuesday, 16 April 2019 09:02

Farmers warned of climate change risk

Ag Minister Damien O’Connor has warned farmers that if they don’t take account of climate change in their production systems they could be jeopardising access to major markets.

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Tuesday, 19 February 2019 07:25

Meat tariff whammy?

With a no-deal Brexit looming, NZ meat exporters face the prospect of paying tariffs twice on product going from the UK to the EU.

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Sunday, 23 December 2018 08:55

FTA with UK could be a boomer

Dynamic gains in both the New Zealand and United Kingdom economies could be made if some trade barriers were freed up.

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