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Feds unveil guide to local government excellence

29/06/2016 2:08:00 p.m.

Federated Farmers has launched it tri-annual Local Government Manifesto: a best-practice, practical and common-sense approach to governance...
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Economic Week

28/10/2016 10:38:00 a.m.

Meat dragged exports down in the month of September according to Statistics NZ's latest Merchandise Trade Statistics...
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Setting the record straight

28/10/2016 10:36:00 a.m.

Helping some reporters -- and by extension the general public ­-- understand what was going on with the recently released bobby calf footage shot by Farmwatch was at times frustrating...
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Increase in school boarding allowance for rural pupils overdue, says Federated Farmers

27/10/2016 10:42:00 a.m.

A review of the school boarding allowance can't come soon enough for farming families who live many kilometres from their nearest school...
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Leadership Courses

Advocacy, Influence & Outcomes

25 & 26 October 2016

The Advocacy & Influence Leadership Programme is specifically designed to build the collaborative engagement and advocacy capabilities of farmer, agribusiness, Maori, local authority, science and community leaders who are working with external agencies and rural communities on the critical issues facing agriculture today.

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Shining Under the Spotlight

22 & 23 November 2016

The aim of the Shining Under the Spotlight Course is to further encourage members who have begun leadership roles within the industr to continue on and push themselves further.

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Drought Support Available

Federated Farmers has opened its Feedline/Feedlist.

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Federated Farmers is a Strategic Partner of the New Zealand Farm Environment Trust

Leadership Development

Federated Farmers gratefully acknowledges the funding support of Beef + Lamb NZ for the Leadership Development Programmes. The two-day courses build communication and advocacy capability in our agricultural leaders. They gain confidence in working with farmer groups and organisations, media interviews, public speaking and collaborative engagement to actively influence better outcomes for farm businesses and rural communities.


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