Federated Farmers

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
12th Sep 14, 12:26pm
William Rolleston sees farming seems under attack from most political parties in this election, with claims aimed at a gullible urban audience but disconnected from the facts on the land
William Rolleston sees farming seems under attack from most political parties in this election, with claims aimed at a gullible urban audience but disconnected from the facts on the land
12th Sep 14, 12:26pm
7th Sep 14, 3:09pm
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National’s Freshwater Fund may spur on-farm wetlands says Federated Farmers
National’s Freshwater Fund may spur on-farm wetlands says Federated Farmers
7th Sep 14, 3:09pm
22nd Aug 14, 3:58pm
Anders Crofoot says the current politics, cultish popularity and the nasty undercurrent today may have turned him away from investing and settling here
Anders Crofoot says the current politics, cultish popularity and the nasty undercurrent today may have turned him away from investing and settling here
22nd Aug 14, 3:58pm
21st Aug 14, 9:02am
Andrew Hoggard says the best thing we can do as farmers is to reduce the push for unionism by being the best employers we can
Andrew Hoggard says the best thing we can do as farmers is to reduce the push for unionism by being the best employers we can
21st Aug 14, 9:02am
13th Aug 14, 10:00am
Quality farmland is a finite commodity and why the OIO needs to see if there are real and tangible benefits for New Zealand from farmland sales to foreigners: Rolleston
Quality farmland is a finite commodity and why the OIO needs to see if there are real and tangible benefits for New Zealand from farmland sales to foreigners: Rolleston
13th Aug 14, 10:00am
12th Aug 14, 4:42pm
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Rick Powdrell says the positivity in the meat and fibre sector gives a genuine feeling that the coming years are to be "our time in the sun"
Rick Powdrell says the positivity in the meat and fibre sector gives a genuine feeling that the coming years are to be "our time in the sun"
12th Aug 14, 4:42pm
3rd Aug 14, 8:09pm
Federated Farmers wants to know what the ‘substantial and identifiable benefit’ is to approve the sale of the major and iconic sheep, beef and dairy station to overseas interests
Federated Farmers wants to know what the ‘substantial and identifiable benefit’ is to approve the sale of the major and iconic sheep, beef and dairy station to overseas interests
3rd Aug 14, 8:09pm

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