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B+LNZ calls for director nominations for Annual Meeting

Thursday, 15 November 2018, 4:07 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 >>

New Zealand’s beef cattle herd continues to grow

Friday, 3 August 2018, 10:22 am | NZ Beef and Lamb

New Zealand’s beef cattle herd increased by 1.9 per cent over the past year while the decline in the sheep flock was slowed by a lift in hoggets as farmers responded positively to strong prices and good grass growth leading into winter, according ... More >>

Beef + Lamb NZ urges farmers to comply with NAIT

Friday, 23 March 2018, 1:52 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) is urging all farmers to comply with the National Animal Identification Tracing (NAIT) scheme requirements following the announcement of a programme to track cattle movements as part of the Mycoplasma bovis response. More >>

Two new appointments to Beef + Lamb Board

Monday, 19 March 2018, 5:28 pm | NZ Beef and Lamb

Beef + Lamb New Zealand welcomes two new faces to its Board of Directors with the election of a new farmer Director and the appointment of an Associate Director. More >>

Alternative proteins a wake-up call for red meat sector

Friday, 2 March 2018, 10:31 am | NZ Beef and Lamb

Alternative proteins are likely to become a major competitor to some of New Zealand’s red meat products and the sector must respond with a clear strategy, according to new research. More >>

Record lamb and mutton receipts and second highest for beef

Friday, 19 January 2018, 11:38 am | NZ Beef and Lamb

Red meat export receipts reached a record high for the December quarter of the 2017-18 season, according to an analysis by Beef + Lamb New Zealand's (B+LNZ) Economic Service. More >>

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 >>

 

 

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