Federated Farmers

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24th Sep 15, 4:57pm
AgResearch to cut 18% of research staff; scientists and farmers fear Govt's got its science funding priorities wrong
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AgResearch to cut 18% of research staff; scientists and farmers fear Govt's got its science funding priorities wrong
24th Sep 15, 4:57pm
13th Sep 15, 5:40pm
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Court rules organic farmer can't impose special responsibilities on neighbours, can't stop neighbour using GM cropping provided standard duty of care exercised
Court rules organic farmer can't impose special responsibilities on neighbours, can't stop neighbour using GM cropping provided standard duty of care exercised
13th Sep 15, 5:40pm
3rd Sep 15, 5:10pm
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Farmers like bankers who like farmers. Survey shows banks have stepped up to the plate during dairy downturn
Farmers like bankers who like farmers. Survey shows banks have stepped up to the plate during dairy downturn
3rd Sep 15, 5:10pm
15th Jul 15, 1:17pm
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Farmers plan to cut spending to GFC levels as low prices, drought and costs bite. Seek "support of banks" for help with debt
Farmers plan to cut spending to GFC levels as low prices, drought and costs bite. Seek "support of banks" for help with debt
15th Jul 15, 1:17pm
10th Jun 15, 12:45pm
Federated Farmers says there is nothing sinister in breeding plant hybrids, and it is not unnatural for cows to eat more than just grass
Federated Farmers says there is nothing sinister in breeding plant hybrids, and it is not unnatural for cows to eat more than just grass
10th Jun 15, 12:45pm
17th Apr 15, 1:48pm
Federated Farmer president lays out how his vision for farming issues will play out in the future, both globally and locally
Federated Farmer president lays out how his vision for farming issues will play out in the future, both globally and locally
17th Apr 15, 1:48pm
16th Mar 15, 6:18pm
Waikato Fed Farmers calls for debate on dairy conversion moratorium; Greens call for Landcorp to stop conversions; PM backs Fed Farmers' efforts
Waikato Fed Farmers calls for debate on dairy conversion moratorium; Greens call for Landcorp to stop conversions; PM backs Fed Farmers' efforts
16th Mar 15, 6:18pm
8th Feb 15, 4:31pm
Farmers to cut back spending plans and increase debt in response to latest global forces buffeting the industry, according to Federated Farmers survey
Farmers to cut back spending plans and increase debt in response to latest global forces buffeting the industry, according to Federated Farmers survey
8th Feb 15, 4:31pm
3rd Feb 15, 5:16pm
Federated Farmers want major changes to how local government is funded, pointing out how declining rural populations and rising local obligations collide
Federated Farmers want major changes to how local government is funded, pointing out how declining rural populations and rising local obligations collide
3rd Feb 15, 5:16pm
10th Jan 15, 8:15am
Federated Farmers calls for an audit of overseas investment approvals and a register of foreign ownership of land, supporting Labour's Stuart Nash
Federated Farmers calls for an audit of overseas investment approvals and a register of foreign ownership of land, supporting Labour's Stuart Nash
10th Jan 15, 8:15am
20th Dec 14, 9:42am
Geoff Simmons asks what plummeting milk prices mean for our fresh water. With farmers under financial stress does that means the environment is in second place?
Geoff Simmons asks what plummeting milk prices mean for our fresh water. With farmers under financial stress does that means the environment is in second place?
20th Dec 14, 9:42am
11th Dec 14, 2:48pm
First review of the Sustainable Dairying Water Accord provides fodder for both sides of the rural water quality debate
First review of the Sustainable Dairying Water Accord provides fodder for both sides of the rural water quality debate
11th Dec 14, 2:48pm
14th Nov 14, 5:12pm
Andrew Hoggard has run both the 11-3 and 5-2 rostered systems on his dairy farm and he compares how each has affected his farm and the people working there
Andrew Hoggard has run both the 11-3 and 5-2 rostered systems on his dairy farm and he compares how each has affected his farm and the people working there
14th Nov 14, 5:12pm
10th Nov 14, 4:10pm
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A big surplus 2 years ago for feed grains is now a potentially large deficit due to strong demand especially from dairy farmers. Drier SI conditions in 2014 not helping
A big surplus 2 years ago for feed grains is now a potentially large deficit due to strong demand especially from dairy farmers. Drier SI conditions in 2014 not helping
10th Nov 14, 4:10pm
4th Nov 14, 2:00pm
Andrew Hoggard assesses 'asymmetrical threats' to the NZ dairy industry - including by some in the media who just don't understand the basics
Andrew Hoggard assesses 'asymmetrical threats' to the NZ dairy industry - including by some in the media who just don't understand the basics
4th Nov 14, 2:00pm
9th Oct 14, 5:28pm
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Rick Powdrell urges all sheep farmers to vote in the Wool Levy Referendum, joining the 43% who have already done so
Rick Powdrell urges all sheep farmers to vote in the Wool Levy Referendum, joining the 43% who have already done so
9th Oct 14, 5:28pm
8th Oct 14, 8:00am
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Rick Powdrell points out that New Zealand farming is not a one-trick pony and that it is now the time for sheep and beef farmers to shine
Rick Powdrell points out that New Zealand farming is not a one-trick pony and that it is now the time for sheep and beef farmers to shine
8th Oct 14, 8:00am
21st Sep 14, 3:53pm
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Fed Farmers claims a key message in National's win is that voters "have again rejected Water Taxes and a Capital Gains Tax"; want RMA reforms "for NZ to become a primary superpower"
Fed Farmers claims a key message in National's win is that voters "have again rejected Water Taxes and a Capital Gains Tax"; want RMA reforms "for NZ to become a primary superpower"
21st Sep 14, 3:53pm
16th Sep 14, 4:43pm
Andrew Hoggard raises a recent employment issue at a Taranaki farm as a warning over an attempted scam and an example of how to handle the situation
Andrew Hoggard raises a recent employment issue at a Taranaki farm as a warning over an attempted scam and an example of how to handle the situation
16th Sep 14, 4:43pm
13th Sep 14, 11:01am
Allan Barber likes what Federated Farmers is focusing on for the rural sector. The importance of bees and the core role science plays are key issues he says
Allan Barber likes what Federated Farmers is focusing on for the rural sector. The importance of bees and the core role science plays are key issues he says
13th Sep 14, 11:01am

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