Displaying items by tag: farm

Friday, 20 June 2014 16:42

Techno Expo gets off to a flyer

AN INAUGURAL Technology Expo run as part of Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Central Otago ‘Farming For Profit’ programme has been hailed a success by organisers.

Published in Management
Friday, 04 April 2014 16:02

Tikorangi dairy farm takes top Taranaki award

A TIKORANGI dairy farming operation is the inaugural winner of the 2014 Taranaki Ballance Farm Environment Awards.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 December 2013 09:33

Healthy spring farm market

FARM SALES WERE up 47.3% (133 farms) for the three months ending November 2013, compared to the same period in the previous year, says the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 10 September 2013 15:32

Kiwi to lead GEA in Australasia

International farming equipment company GEA Farm Technologies has appointed New Zealand managing director Jamie Mikkelson to the role of vice-president, area Australasia.

Published in Agribusiness
Monday, 26 August 2013 10:55

Migrant worker expert visiting

An international farm advisor specialising in labour management from the University of California, Professor Gregorio Billikopf, is visiting New Zealand to discuss labour changes and the increasing levels of migrant workers being employed.

Published in General News
Thursday, 15 August 2013 10:22

Farm sales up by 23%

Farms sales were up by 23% in the three months to the end of July 2013, compared to the same three months last year.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 July 2013 12:09

Market report ‘recommended reading’

A farmer-written report that explores our marketing of primary produce in Korea, Taiwan and China is "recommended reading".

Published in General News
Friday, 24 May 2013 08:59

Lincoln expands research farm

Lincoln University has announced it will be expanding the Lincoln University Research Dairy Farm (LURDF) to further support a range of research projects related to improving the success of New Zealand's dairy industry.

Published in General News
Friday, 17 May 2013 15:50

Lincoln develops farm output

Lincoln University has formed a new Farms Committee to oversee the development of the 3900ha of farmland owned and operated by the university.

Published in General News
Monday, 06 May 2013 14:16

Real mix in farm manager finalists

The 11 finalists competing for the 2013 New Zealand Farm Manager of the Year title are split between contract milkers and farm managers – as well as age, experience, and farm size.

Published in General News
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