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Government’s Trade Agenda 2030 Welcomed

Friday, 24 March 2017, 2:02 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Exports are the lifeblood of the sheep and beef sector with 92% of New Zealand’s sheepmeat production and 80% percent of beef production exported and so it’s great to see a refresh of the trade agenda to support competitiveness in an increasingly ... More >>

New Beef + Lamb New Zealand Farmer Council National Chairman

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 4:03 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

The Beef + Lamb New Zealand Farmer Council has elected Marton farmer, William Morrison as its next national chairman. More >>

Sheep and beef industry welcome progress towards FTA

Thursday, 9 March 2017, 10:52 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association welcome the successful completion of joint scoping discussions towards an EU – NZ Free Trade Agreement (FTA) announced by Minister McClay in Brussels. More >>

Sheep and beef farmers embracing environmental progress

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 12:49 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Farmer leaders from New Zealand’s sheep and beef sector have shared a range of stories, highlighting the steady progress the sector is making on environmental management issues. More >>

Trade is the life blood of the NZ sheep and beef sector

Friday, 27 January 2017, 10:29 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

While disappointed by the US decision to withdraw from the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP), the New Zealand sheep and beef sector remains strongly supportive of the Agreement and its aims, its representative organisations, the New Zealand ... More >>

Sheep and beef industry confidence – a tale of two species

Tuesday, 20 December 2016, 2:17 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

While overall sheep and beef farmer confidence in their industry has taken a dip in the last four months, there is a solid core that remains upbeat about the future. More >>

Beef + Lamb New Zealand Farmer Directors elected unopposed

Tuesday, 20 December 2016, 12:18 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand Farmer Directors George Tatham (Eastern North Island) and Andrew Morrison (Southern South Island) have been elected unopposed to the Board of Beef + Lamb New Zealand. More >>

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 >>

 

 

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