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Go for 5G, but bring rural NZ along too

New Zealand should pursue 5G technology, but it also needs to tackle woeful broadband and mobile coverage in some rural areas

Economic Week - March 23

The Official Cash Rate has been kept at 1.75%, where it's expected to remain well into 2019. Inflation is likely to weaken over the new few months.

The rules of engagement: keep it constructive

A Primary Sector Council and new "rural proofing" test for all government policies are among new initiatives to look after provincial New Zealand.


Northland Regional Plan Farmer Engagement Workshops

Northland Regional Council has notified their Regional Plan and we want to hear from you

Lake Rotorua Plan Change 10 Campaign

Help us to gather evidence for the Healthy Rivers plan consultation.

Feds in the news

See the latest interviews with Federated Farmers leaders