The new food safety agency, New Zealand Food Safety, has been launched today by Food Safety Minister Damien O’Connor, who says its establishment will help raise the profile of food safety for all New Zealanders. […]
Meat activity in New Zealand, of interest to exporters and importers.
After assessing almost 70 entries from leading chefs around the country, an expert panel has chosen the 12 finalists for the 2018 Silver Fern Farms Restaurant Awards. The judges were looking for dishes that deliver […]
The Beef + Lamb NZ Northland Annual Showcase Field Day, held in April on James Parsons’ steep hill country farm north of Dargaville, provided a good insight for a farm enterprise into the benefits and […]
Alliance Group has rewarded its committed shareholders with a distribution of $5.9 million in loyalty payments. The quarterly payments, made today, have been made to the co-operative’s Platinum and Gold shareholders who supply 100 per […]
Minister for Biosecurity Damien O’Connor launched Biosecurity New Zealand at the Zealandia Eco-Sanctuary in Wellington today. It is one of four new business units created within the Ministry for Primary Industries to create a stronger […]
Deer farmers appear to be building their herds on the back of strong venison and velvet prices. Existing deer blocks are being expanded and subdivided to run more stock, feeding systems are being upgraded and […]
Knives are being sharpened as the search begins for the best butchers in New Zealand, with entries for the 2018 Alto Butcher and ANZCO Foods Butcher Apprentice of the Year competition now open. With the […]