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28 July 2021
DairyNZ supports all farmers having freshwater farm plans but says the Government must recognise high quality planning already done by farmers.
22 July 2021
The latest report from the independent Technical Advisory Group (TAG) for the Mycoplasma bovis (M. bovis) response shows New Zealand is on track to eradicate the disease.
22 July 2021
DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb New Zealand are encouraged by reports of good winter grazing this year and farmers nudging other farmers to deliver on good practice too.
21 July 2021
With significant flooding affecting a number of farms, the Rural Advisory Group is working together to support West Coast farmers.
16 July 2021
DairyNZ says today’s Government decision to extend Essential Skills visas provides some welcome certainty for farmers and employees who have their futures at stake.
08 July 2021
Applications are now being taken by DairyNZ for dairy farmers applying for border class exception which could see 200 dairy farm workers and their families come into the country.
05 July 2021
Speakers from Ireland and New Zealand are coming together at the joint binational Pasture Summit forum this week. The local and international speakers will focus on whether pasture is still the way forward, providing interesting and topical discussions.
30 June 2021
Dairy farmers are encouraged to attend the upcoming joint New Zealand and Ireland Pasture Summit forum, which will address whether pasture is still the way forward.
28 June 2021
As Environment Southland develops a new Regional Plan, DairyNZ is working on your behalf during the consultation process.
24 June 2021
Dairy industry body DairyNZ is reassured to see additional funding delivered today for flood-affected farmers in Canterbury.
23 June 2021
Around 450 dairy farmers attending the South Island Dairy Event (SIDE) in Ashburton heard about the need for continued transformation in a changing farming environment.
18 June 2021
The two-day South Island Dairy Event (SIDE) is one of the biggest dairy events, run by farmers for farmers, and is being held on June 22-23 in Ashburton.
16 June 2021
A new $22 million research initiative is underway to help dairy farmers improve freshwater quality – through using plantain pastures.
10 June 2021
Federated Farmers and DairyNZ are extremely relieved the government has recognised the crippling shortage of workers in the dairy industry by approving 200 skilled people to cross the border.
09 June 2021
The Independent Climate Change Commission’s final advice to Government has kept the 2030 methane reduction target at 10 percent, but the job ahead remains a big ask for dairy farmers, according to DairyNZ.
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