14 November 2016
Following an earthquake, the following information may assist in managing potential risks on your farm. Information provided includes emergency updates, coping with stress, animal welfare and financial support.
For farmers requiring support with unstable land and tracks, please call Federated Farmers' helpline on 0800 327 646. The below information may assist in managing potential risks on your farm.
- Visit FarmsOnLine for a one-stop-shop for accurate up-to-date contact details for rural properties in New Zealand. MPI has instant access to information so it can respond quickly to a biosecurity alert or natural disaster, minimising potential damage and costs.
Coping with stress on farm – information and support
- Download publications, guidance, links and other documents about animal welfare
Food safety advice
Working for families
24 April 2017
Nominations are open for this year’s Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards which celebrate the people and the science which makes the industry world-leading.
18 April 2017
Over 100 women gathered to celebrate the vital role they play as partners in farming businesses at a lunch held in the Rangitikei last month.
11 April 2017
B+LNZ Mid Northern North Island Farmer Council Chair, Robyn Williamson, says B+LNZ Environmental Focus Farms play a vital role in helping farmers identify practices to improve environmental and financial performance.