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More New Zealanders are taking up the chance to work in horticulture amid the COVID-19 lockdown.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 01 April 2020 12:20

COVID-19: Farming keeps the economy ticking

An analysis by two Christchurch economists has underlined the value of the farming sector to the country during the Level 4 COVID-19 lockdown.

Published in General News
Friday, 20 March 2020 11:52

COVID-19: $28m to redeploy forestry workers

The Government is spending $28 million to redeploy almost 300 forestry workers.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 March 2020 10:02

Seeking 300 workers

RSE workers from Malaysia unable to leave their country because of a coronavirus lockdown there has led to a labour shortage for Seeka.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 04 March 2020 13:15

Being a good boss — Editorial

If you're a dairy farmer reading this, then ask yourself, are you a good boss?

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 03 March 2020 12:03

Be a good boss and we're unstoppable

A dairy sector made up of good bosses would make us unstoppable, says Federated Farmers Dairy chairman Chris Lewis.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 03 March 2020 11:15

Campaign to make farmers better bosses

The Good Boss campaign aims to get farmers talking about what it takes to be a good boss and how they can be even better bosses.

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

Making change for the better

OPINION: Farmers are change adaptive, we can make change for the better.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 04 December 2019 13:49

Action needed now — Editorial

OPINION: Houston - or more correctly Wellington – we have a problem.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 04 December 2019 07:55

The reality of technology

As the apple industry faces a labour crisis, there is a lot of talk about technology playing a role in harvesting crops.

Published in General News

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