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Working better together - Fish & Game and Federated Farmers

Posted on 27/11/2020
Federated Farmers and Fish & Game have agreed to work together more closely to identify areas of collaboration.

PINZ Awards presented in Wellington

Posted on 24/11/2020
Southland Vice-President Bernadette Hunt was recognised for Outstanding Leadership at the Primary Industries NZ Summit on Monday night....

Buyers keep up with bumper arable crops, AIMI survey shows

Posted on 18/11/2020
Total grain production for the 2019/20 season was well up over one million tonnes, the October AIMI survey shows...

Farmers give RCEP deal the thumbs up

Posted on 16/11/2020
The prospect of reduced red tape from a single set of trade rules for the Asia Pacific is reason for producers and exporters to celebrate RCEP....

Opinion

Reserve Bank cautious on dairy industry recovery
By Nick Clark

The financial system is still sound but housing, dairy, and bank funding costs remain key risks, according to the Reserve Bank’s latest six-monthly Financial Stability Report. Read more

Economic Week - November 27

Posted on 27/11/2020
Bank appetite for overall agricultural lending has remained steady, the Reserve Bank says in its six-monthly Financial Stability Report.

Economic Week - November 20

Posted on 20/11/2020
The Global Dairy Trade shrugged off the previous fortnight’s drop to lift 1.8% at this week’s auction.

Speeches

Katie Milne's address to the 2020 National AGM

Posted on 26/06/2020
I think we've made excellent progress on town and country coming to a better understanding of each other....

Brian Richards - Farming with Confidence

Posted on 21/08/2018
Marketing expert Brian Richards talks to farmers at this year's national conference.