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Feds' warn farmers to observe Fire Ban

The week ahead in Canterbury is expected to be warm and dry with temperatures in the high 20s...

Climate change actions should be practical, research-based

Federated Farmers supports the need for action to address climate change but says New Zealand’s responses should be practical, cost-effective and based on sound research...

Economic week February 17

Food prices increased 2.8 percent in January according to Statistics NZ’s monthly Food Price Index...


Rural Boundary Fencing

Factsheet on rural boundary fencing

Red Clover Moth

The red clover Case Bearer moth has recently been found in Auckland and Canterbury - for more information see this factsheet

The Skilled Worker Initiative

Teams are on the ground revisiting farmers and identifying their latest needs as we move into recovery; and received more than 30 calls last week on the 0800 FARMING line asking and offering help.