Media Releases

Feds gives thumbs up for cross-border and jab efforts

Posted on 23/09/2021
Federated Farmers is giving a shout out to government agencies handling the movement of essential workers across alert level boundaries, and to those DHBs and medical centres reaching out to rural people over COVID vaccinations.

Feds: Regional responsibility and freedom camping bills deserve debate

Posted on 22/09/2021
Federated Farmers is urging Parliament to send Members' Bills from MPs Mark Cameron and Maureen Pugh to select committee for debate.

Boosting local road funding heads in the right direction, Feds says

Posted on 7/09/2021
News that the government has shifted funding for local road maintenance back up a gear is heartening for rural families dismayed by potholed access and dilapidated bridges, Federated Farmers says.

Farmers urged to enable staff to get vaccinations

Posted on 6/09/2021
Farmers should do all they can to enable and encourage their staff to get their COVID vaccinations, Federated Farmers employment spokesperson Chris Lewis says.