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Nominations open for Beef + Lamb NZ governance roles

Friday, 9 December 2016, 2:37 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand is seeking nominations for two farmer director positions and a role on the organisation’s Independent Board Remuneration Committee. More >>

Lamb exports worth $2.5bn from a higher lambing percentage

Wednesday, 30 November 2016, 1:15 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s (B+LNZ) Lamb Crop 2016 report says the average lambing percentage across the country was up 2.1 percentage points – a remarkable performance given the challenges of the previous season. More >>

Global Beef Producers Allied on Trade Liberalisation

Friday, 4 November 2016, 4:41 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

The 2016 annual conference of the International Beef Alliance (IBA) hosted by Beef + Lamb New Zealand in Taupo, 16 – 21 October, offered the opportunity for leaders of the major beef producers groups of Australia, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, New Zealand, ... More >>

Sheep and beef farmers face tough year if NZD stays high

Tuesday, 1 November 2016, 1:10 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

A range of factors including currency fluctuations, a weak and volatile outlook for lamb and wool, plus the impact of drought and Facial Eczema, which was widespread in the North Island where half New Zealand’s sheep are farmed, will impact on sheep ... More >>

International Beef Alliance meets in Taupo

Monday, 17 October 2016, 3:44 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

New Zealand is hosting beef producers from the International Beef Alliance in Taupo this week. More >>

New Zealand farming leaders check in on Brexit

Wednesday, 5 October 2016, 2:13 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Britain’s arrangements for leaving the European Union (EU) by the summer of 2019 and progress towards an EU-NZ Free Trade Agreement, will be on the agenda when Beef + Lamb New Zealand meets British and EU farming representatives during a northern ... More >>

New red meat marketing strategy tells farming story

Tuesday, 27 September 2016, 4:56 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

The story of New Zealand farming and its farmers will be at the heart of Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s new market development strategy targeting new and emerging markets. More >>

Beef progeny test delivering answers to farmers

Thursday, 25 August 2016, 11:44 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Commercial farmers can bank on estimated breeding values (EBVs) for calf weaning weights delivering on what they predict. More >>

Sheep producers from the Tri-Lamb Group meet in New Zealand

Tuesday, 16 August 2016, 9:39 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Sheep producers from the Tri-Lamb Group meet in New Zealand to discuss common interests 15 August 2016 Young sheep industry leaders from New Zealand, Australia and the United States are getting together in New Zealand this week to discuss common interests ... More >>

Latest Beef + Lamb New Zealand stock survey

Tuesday, 9 August 2016, 10:10 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

New Zealand’s beef cattle herd increased by 2.8 per cent to 3.7 million during the 2015-16 season – same time as the country’s sheep flock decreased 3.0 per cent and now totals 28.3 million. More >>

Sheep industry recognises top performance

Thursday, 7 July 2016, 3:48 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

The sheep industry celebrated its best and brightest at the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards in Masterton last night. More >>

Not just the UK to worry about with Brexit

Thursday, 23 June 2016, 5:09 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand says those who think Brexit won’t have an impact on trade because the United Kingdom (UK) only takes 2% of New Zealand’s exports, are missing the point, it’s the whole of the European trade we should be looking at. More >>

Declines in interest rates push farm input prices down

Friday, 10 June 2016, 11:24 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Prices for inputs used on New Zealand sheep and beef farms decreased 2.1 per cent in the year to March 2016, which should provide some small relief for farmers facing lower product prices this season. More >>

2016 Sheep Industry Awards Finalists Announced

Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 11:06 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Finalists in the 2016 Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards have been announced. More >>

Weaker NZ dollar insufficient to offset lower prices

Monday, 18 April 2016, 12:47 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

The first half of the 2015-16 meat export season ended on 31 March 2016 and analysis by Beef + Lamb New Zealand's Economic Service shows that red meat (including beef, veal, lamb and mutton) export revenue is down, despite increased shipments and some ... More >>

Sheep Industry Awards celebrate success

Monday, 11 April 2016, 4:40 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

This country’s sheep industry will celebrate its best and brightest at Beef +Lamb New Zealand’s fifth annual New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards in the Wairarapa in July. More >>

Sausage vs steak – does it matter?

Monday, 4 April 2016, 1:00 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Parents want their children to eat the same foods as the rest of family, so it can be challenging if they prefer a sausage sizzle to steak on the barbecue. More >>

Farmers don’t support MIE remits

Tuesday, 29 March 2016, 3:31 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Farmers have chosen not to support two Meat Industry Excellence (MIE) Farmer Remits debated at the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Annual Meeting held at Waitangi, Northland, last week. More >>

MIE Farmer Remits Defeated

Tuesday, 29 March 2016, 2:09 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) Chairman James Parsons says it’s time for the sheep and beef sector to pull together and focus on the future. More >>

Farmers elect farmer director onto Beef + Lamb New Zealand

Monday, 21 March 2016, 1:22 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Farmers in the Central South Island have elected Cave farmer, Bill Wright as their farmer director on the boards of Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the New Zealand Meat Board. More >>

 

 

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