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Beef + Lamb New Zealand launches drought resources

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 2:48 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand has launched an online resource for farmers affected by the dry conditions. More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ backs call for beef trade liberalisation

Wednesday, 13 December 2017, 6:52 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) strongly supports the International Beef Alliance’s call for Ministers at the World Trade Organisation Ministerial Conference to agree on a path to trade liberalisation while protecting beef producersâ ™ livelihoods. More >>

Identification of M. Bovis on new properties

Tuesday, 12 December 2017, 7:22 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Identification of M. Bovis on new properties Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) is concerned about the latest identification of Mycoplasma bovis. Sam McIvor, chief executive of Beef + Lamb NZ, said: “The announcement of further infected properties in the ... More >>

Record lambing percentage for New Zealand sheep farmers

Friday, 1 December 2017, 10:30 am | NZ Beef and Lamb

A record lambing percentage underpins a lift in lamb numbers, according to Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s (B+LNZ) Lamb Crop 2017 report. More >>

B+LNZ Elected to Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef

Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 10:17 am | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) has been elected on to the Board of Directors of the Global Roundtable for Sustainable Beef (GRSB) for a two-year term. More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ invites director nominations and remits

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 4:12 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) today announced nominations have opened for two B+LNZ director roles and one position on its Directors’ Independent Remuneration Committee (DIRC). More >>

Red Meat sector welcomes TPP deal

Saturday, 11 November 2017, 7:53 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Red Meat sector welcomes TPP deal and its significant boost to regional growth Beef and Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) welcome the announcement a deal has been struck to move ahead with the Trans-Pacific Partnership ... More >>

Farmers Welcome Support to Improve Environment

Thursday, 10 August 2017, 11:09 am | NZ Beef and Lamb

Farmers welcome support to improve environment 10 August 2017 - The Government’s announcement of $44 million to support freshwater improvement projects is welcomed by Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ). B+LNZ Chief Executive Sam McIvor says that over ... More >>

Beef + Lamb New Zealand appoints Independent Director

Monday, 31 July 2017, 3:54 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand appoints Independent Director Beef + Lamb New Zealand has appointed Melissa Clark-Reynolds ONZM as the first Independent Director to its board. Clark-Reynolds became a Professional Director after 25 years’ experience as an ... More >>

Alternative proteins the focus of Beef + Lamb NZ project

Thursday, 6 July 2017, 3:56 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Alternative proteins the focus of Beef + Lamb New Zealand project 6 July 2017 Beef + Lamb New Zealand is leading a project to assess potential red meat sector responses to alternative protein advances. Beef + Lamb New Zealand Chief Executive Sam McIvor ... More >>

Sheep and beef sector welcomes launch of FTA negotiations

Monday, 3 July 2017, 2:44 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Sheep and beef sector welcomes launch of FTA negotiations with the Pacific Alliance trade bloc 3 July 2017 Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) welcome Minister McClay’s announcement that New Zealand will start free trade ... More >>

Beef and Sheep sector outline key priorities

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 3:21 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef and Sheep sector outline key priorities in their 2017 Manifesto: “Blueprint for partnership with the New Zealand Government” More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ welcomes Budget biosecurity investment

Thursday, 25 May 2017, 7:11 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ), on behalf of sheep and beef farmers, has welcomed the Government’s additional investment in biosecurity, announced in the Budget today. More >>

Sheep and Beef sector welcomes TPP agreement

Thursday, 25 May 2017, 12:11 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) welcome the recent statement by the Trade Ministers of the eleven Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries in Hanoi to work towards bringing the trade agreement into force expeditiously. More >>

New Zealand red meat story development begins

Friday, 3 March 2017, 10:08 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

New Zealand red meat story development begins New Zealand’s red meat sector has taken another step towards crafting its own story for positioning New Zealand beef and lamb as a premium food choice globally. More than 70 people including farmers, ... More >>

Brexit poses implications for NZ's sheep and beef industry

Saturday, 25 June 2016, 1:23 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

“We are concerned about the future of New Zealand’s sheep and beef exports to the UK and the EU following the UK’s vote to leave the EU,” says Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association of New Zealand. More >>

Red meat sector welcomes signing of TPP

Thursday, 4 February 2016, 12:20 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

The signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement today in Auckland is a significant step towards reducing the amount of tariff and non-tariff barriers on New Zealand red meat exports, according to the Chairmen of Beef + Lamb New Zealand ... More >>

Average meat export returns down despite NZD depreciation

Thursday, 21 January 2016, 4:16 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Average meat export returns down despite NZD depreciation The first quarter of the 2015-16 meat export season concluded on 31 December 2015 and analysis by Beef + Lamb New Zealand's Economic Service shows that total red meat (including beef, veal, lamb ... More >>

Putting a dollar value on using good beef genetics

Wednesday, 16 September 2015, 12:22 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) Genetics is launching a new progeny test to put a dollar value on the extra profit that can be added to the dairy-beef supply chain by using good beef genetics. More >>

Sheep and beef farmers to benefit from weaker NZD

Thursday, 10 September 2015, 10:45 am | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Economic Service released its New Season Outlook 2015-16 today. It predicts the average sheep and beef farm in New Zealand will see its profit before tax lift to $109,900 this season – 9.6 per cent more than last season, but ... More >>

 

 

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