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Economic Week - June 5

The squeeze on dairy lending is the main reason for a $131 million drop in agricultural debt in the year to April 2020...

Intervention groups plan early action on winter grazing issues

As the temperature gauge starts to drop, Federated Farmers and allied groups have an action plan in place to head off any issues with winter grazing...

Economic Week - May 29

The results are out for Federated Farmers’ May 2020 Banking Survey, and they show farmers feeling slightly more satisfied and less under pressure from their banks...

Freshwater package responds to rural communities’ anxiety

High level policy decisions indicate the government has heeded some of the rural sector concerns about the government's Freshwater proposals




Federated Farmers - Rabobank remuneration survey shows good growth in farmer pay

Strong growth in pay packages in the last two years is another reason for New Zealanders to consider a career in agriculture, Federated Farmers President Katie Milne says...

Hawkes Bay Tukituki Plan Change 6

Register to join the Tukituki Consent Framework so we can help you put together a practical and robust consent application as soon as the pandemic is over.

Summary of Federated Farmers Submission on the Proposed National Policy Statement on Indigenous Bio

Submission on the proposed National Policy Statement for Indigenous Biodiversity’ and related documents, including ‘He Kura Koiora i hokia: A discussion document.