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Thursday, 20 September 2012 13:22

New biosecurity laws passed

BIOSECURITY HAD been used as a “political football”, including by some industry leaders, Minister for Primary Industries David Carter has told Parliament. 

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Thursday, 13 September 2012 08:32

Biosecurity reform law passed

A bill that makes the most significant changes to the Biosecurity Act in 15 years has passed into law.

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Monday, 13 August 2012 11:52

Public get say on animal welfare

Proposed changes to the animal welfare system are going out to public comment.

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Friday, 06 July 2012 09:45

Report within three months: Carter

Primary Industries Minister David Carter has welcomed immediate action on the recommendations of an independent review of import requirements and border clearance processes.

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Thursday, 14 June 2012 08:36

27,000 flock to first day

Officially opened by Minister of Primary Industries, David Carter, day one of Australasia's largest rural tradeshow saw over 27,000 flock to Mystery Creek Events Centre yesterday in Hamilton.

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Wednesday, 11 April 2012 09:32

DIRA rift develops

The Government says Fonterra farmers are unreasonable in their demands on the DIRA Bill before Parliament.

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Wednesday, 04 April 2012 09:42

DIRA though first reading

A Bill which oversees Fonterra's farm gate milk price setting and "aims to deliver a more transparent and efficient dairy market" according to Prime Industries Minister David Carter, passed its first reading in Parliament yesterday.

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Wednesday, 28 March 2012 14:18

DIRA back in Parliament

 A new bill detailing proposals to oversee Fonterra’s farm gate milk price setting and ensure a more transparent and efficient dairy market was tabled in Parliament yesterday by Primary Industries Minister David Carter.

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