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Red Meat Sector welcomes release of the CPTPP text

Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 6:34 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Media Release 21 February 2018 Red Meat Sector welcomes release of the CPTPP text and National Interest Analysis The release of the text of the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement (CPTPP) and New Zealand’s National Interest ... More >>

Strong December quarter processing leaves fewer livestock

Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 1:14 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

The remaining livestock available for processing for the rest of the season will be less than in any of the previous five seasons, according to a forecast by Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Economic Service (B+LNZ). More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ to review investment in Sector Capability

Friday, 2 February 2018, 10:45 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Richard Wakelin, B+LNZ’s General Manager Innovation, says the review will consider farmer investment through B+LNZ in the Sector Capability Programme overall and its various activities. More >>

Sheep and beef sector welcomes the conclusion of the CPTPP

Wednesday, 24 January 2018, 3:28 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) welcome the conclusion of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) negotiations in Tokyo. More >>

Director election for Beef + Lamb New Zealand

Tuesday, 19 December 2017, 3:03 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

A Director election will be held for Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Northern North Island electoral district after three nominations were received. More >>

Supporting sustainable hill country scientific programme

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 12:50 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

A scientific programme aimed at improving the sustainability of hill country for sheep and beef farming is to be launched with the support of Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ). More >>

Last chance to have your say on GIA

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 10:09 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Sheep and beef farmers are being urged to have their say on a proposal to give the sector direct input in readiness and response to biosecurity threats before consultation ends. More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ extends its support of B+LNZ Genetics

Monday, 20 November 2017, 9:58 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

After four years of operation and a series of successful milestones, Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) has extended its support of wholly-owned subsidiary B+LNZ Genetics beyond its initial five-year funding programme. More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ Chairman not seeking re-election

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 4:26 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

James Parsons, Chairman of Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ), announced today he will not be seeking re-election in the organisation’s director elections in March. More >>

Strong interest shown for Future Farm programme

Monday, 13 November 2017, 9:47 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s search for a “Future Farm” is in its final stages and farmers are being urged to get in touch if they’re interested in being part of this unique programme. More >>

International Beef Alliance Statement

Thursday, 26 October 2017, 4:14 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) welcomes the International Beef Alliance’s (IBA) commitment to trade reform and liberalisation, sustainable beef production and ensuring confidence amongst global beef consumers following another successful conference. ... More >>

Government Arrangement: Initial Implications

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 5:00 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

As you will know, last Thursday New Zealand First announced that it has elected to enter into a coalition agreement with the Labour Party to form the next New Zealand Government (‘the Coalition Agreement’). To stay in Government, the coalition ... More >>

Consultation launched on Government Industry Agreement

Wednesday, 25 October 2017, 2:25 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Sheep and beef farmers are being encouraged to have their say on a proposal to give the sector a direct say in readiness and response to biosecurity threats. More >>

Grass-fed steak with a side of environmental enhancement?

Monday, 16 October 2017, 9:16 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Consumers are to be asked what attributes in beef and lamb are important to them in their purchase decisions in a research project led by Beef + Lamb New Zealand, Greenlea Premier Meats and Lincoln University’s Agribusiness and Economics Research ... More >>

Beef + Lamb New Zealand supports fight against M. Bovis

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 3:54 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) supports the decision by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) to depopulate the farms infected with Mycoplasma bovis (M. Bovis). More >>

Sheep Meat And Beef Levies to Remain Unchanged

Wednesday, 11 October 2017, 11:00 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) announced today that sheep meat and beef levies will remain unchanged for the levy year commencing 1 October 2017. More >>

Beef + Lamb New Zealand unveils plans for 'Future Farm'

Monday, 9 October 2017, 10:41 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) is to establish a “Future Farm” to trial new technologies and farm systems as part of its strategy to support farming excellence and lift farm productivity and profitability. More >>

B+LNZ and MIA concerned by reports of a EU-UK WTO quota deal

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 5:27 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

B+LNZ and MIA concerned by UK media reports of a EU-UK deal on WTO quotas More >>

Profits to improve as industry stabilises

Monday, 2 October 2017, 4:33 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

As the 2017-18 meat export season begins, Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s New Season Outlook 2017-18 report forecasts beef and lamb prices to remain similar to the previous season despite an expected weakening of the New Zealand Dollar. More >>

New Zealand’s beef cattle herd continues to grow

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 10:29 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand says that during the past year, New Zealand’s beef cattle herd increased by 2.8 per cent – to 3.6 million head – while the decline in the sheep flock slowed sharply as sheep numbers recovered in key regions after drought ... More >>

 

 

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