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Beef + Lamb New Zealand welcomes NAIT Act amendments

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 7:33 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) welcomes the Government’s passing of amendments today to improve the National Animal Identification and Tracing Act. More >>

Red meat sector strongly opposes EU quota proposal

Friday, 27 July 2018, 10:03 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association strongly oppose the European Union (EU) and United Kingdom’s (UK) proposal to ‘split’ the EU’s World Trade Organisation (WTO) Tariff Rate Quotas between them. More >>

Red Meat – To have or have not?

Friday, 20 July 2018, 3:26 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

As a registered nutritionist working in the New Zealand red meat industry, I’m faced with a myriad of balls to juggle in the ‘meat and planetary health’ discussion. Nutrition is not a simple science; add environment and moral dilemma in to the mix, ... More >>

Beef + Lamb New Zealand reviewing farmer feedback

Monday, 16 July 2018, 3:01 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Following the conclusion of five weeks of consultation on a proposal to increase sheepmeat and beef levies, Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) is now collating farmer feedback for consideration by its Board in early-August. More >>

Sheep and beef farms provide much of NZ’s native vegetation

Friday, 6 July 2018, 10:40 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

A report from the University of Canterbury has revealed that 24 per cent of New Zealand’s native vegetation cover (approximately 2.8 million hectares) is estimated to be on sheep and beef farms. This is the largest amount of native vegetation present outside ... More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ proposes levies increase

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 2:17 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) today launched consultation on a proposal to increase sheepmeat and beef levies to accelerate investment in a range of key programmes. More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ calls for tailored approach towards emissions

Thursday, 7 June 2018, 1:54 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) welcomes the government’s commitment to setting a new carbon target and considering accounting for the differing contributions of specific livestock emissions as consultation on proposed Zero Carbon legislation ... More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ welcomes Good Farming Practice Action Plan

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 3:56 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) has welcomed today’s launch of the Good Farming Practice Action Plan as providing a whole of sector approach that builds on the good work already being done by individual industries. More >>

Moderate increase of input prices for sheep and beef farms

Friday, 1 June 2018, 11:12 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Sheep and beef farm input prices rose moderately in the year to March 2018 with on-farm inflation at 2.0 per cent, according to the latest Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) Economic Service Sheep and Beef On-Farm Inflation Report. More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ supports phased eradication decision

Monday, 28 May 2018, 4:41 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) supports the decision announced by the Government to attempt phased eradication of Mycoplasma bovis (Mp. bovis ) from New Zealand. More >>

Sheep and Beef welcomes agreement to start NZ-EU negotiation

Wednesday, 23 May 2018, 11:02 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) welcome the agreement to start the New Zealand-European Union Free Trade Agreement (FTA) negotiations following the agreement from all European Union Member States on the negotiating ... More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ unveil new Environmental Strategy

Wednesday, 16 May 2018, 12:14 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

A new blueprint to lift the environmental performance of New Zealand’s sheep and beef sector was unveiled today by Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ). More >>

Beef + Lamb New Zealand unveils new Origin Brand

Wednesday, 2 May 2018, 1:36 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

A blueprint and a new brand designed to capture more value for New Zealand’s sheepmeat and beef overseas has been unveiled today by Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ). More >>

A Tasty Tiki Tour for Tourists

Tuesday, 1 May 2018, 8:03 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand have commissioned a giant lamb chop to celebrate National Lamb Day – which takes place on Thursday 24 May. The giant chop set off this morning from Beef + Lamb HQ in Auckland on the maiden voyage of the ‘Lamb and Three Veg ... More >>

Beef + Lamb Response to Productivity Commission draft report

Friday, 27 April 2018, 2:38 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Sam McIvor, Chief Executive of Beef + Lamb NZ, said: “There is much to digest in the draft Productivity Commission report. More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ welcomes Primary Sector Council

Thursday, 26 April 2018, 2:11 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb NZ (B+LNZ) today welcomed the formation of the Primary Sector Council (PSC). More >>

B+LNZ and MIA appoint Brexit representative in London

Friday, 13 April 2018, 9:40 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association have appointed Jeff Grant to support the red meat sector’s response to Brexit. More >>

Both lamb and beef exports expected to break $3 billion

Friday, 6 April 2018, 9:53 am | Beef And Lamb NZ

Both lamb and beef exports expected to break $3 billion for the first time and forecast farm profits rise More >>

Beef + Lamb on New animal welfare regulations

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 4:56 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

The introduction of regulations to support compliance with New Zealand’s animal welfare legislation will add further weight to New Zealand’s animal welfare standards, according to Beef + Lamb New Zealand. Dave Harrison, General Manager Policy and Advocacy ... More >>

Farmer Resolutions Passed at Beef + Lamb NZ

Wednesday, 28 March 2018, 5:09 pm | Beef And Lamb NZ

Farmers voted to raise Director fees and retain the services of KPMG as auditor at Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Annual Meeting last week. More >>

 

 

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