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Healthy Rivers Plan Needs a Rethink

Federated Farmers is calling for the Healthy Rivers Wai Ora project in the Waikato to be put on hold.

Feds Making a Difference for Hastings Farmers

Federated Farmers Hawke’s Bay President Will Foley said the outcome was significant and appreciated, “Policies now acknowledge that farming has a positive attribute for significant amenity landscapes,

Reserve Bank cautious about dairy industry resurgence

However, the Reserve Bank warns that parts of the dairy sector remain under significant pressure and some farms will struggle to be profitable, especially the 20 percent of dairy farms that account for 50 percent of dairy debt.

Activities

Proposed Animal Welfare Regulations

Federated Farmers Submission on Proposed Animal Welfare Regulations (Care & Conduct and Surgical & Painful Procedures)

Proposed changes to the Dairy Industry Restructuring Act 2001 and (Raw Milk) Regulations 2012

Federated Farmers submission on Proposed changes to the Dairy Industry Restructuring Act 2001 and Dairy Industry Restructuring (Raw Milk) Regulations 2012

Meat Board Reserves Policy

Federated Farmers Submission on Meat Board Reserves Policy