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Beef + Lamb New Zealand seeks beef industry ambassador

23 June 2015
Do you have what it takes to represent New Zealand beef on the world stage?

Beef + Lamb New Zealand not able to progress joint market development model

17 June 2015
Beef + Lamb New Zealand won't be progressing a joint market development model with meat processors in the next commodity levy cycle, from 2016-2022.

Consistency of New Zealand lamb is second to none

10 June 2015
Peter Gordon ONZM has been an ambassador chef for New Zealand lamb in the UK market since 1998. He credits the success of the 17-year partnership to the product itself.

Agreement sought for new market development plan for sheepmeat and beef

3 June 2015
B+LNZ believes it's very close to landing a collaborative marketing entity to promote New Zealand sheepmeat and beef by partnering with meat processing and exporting companies.

Beef + Lamb New Zealand using online tool to engage with more sheep and beef farmers

28 May 2015
Beef + Lamb New Zealand has launched a new interactive communication tool, “Farmers’ Voice” to provide another way to engage with sheep and beef farmers and provide a forum for them to share information with each other.

Input prices rise for sheep and beef farmers

28 May 2015
Prices for inputs used on New Zealand sheep and beef farms increased 1.1 per cent in the year to March 2015, according to the latest Beef + Lamb New Zealand Economic Service sheep and beef on-farm inflation report.

Border clearance levy welcomed

25 May 2015
Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association are welcoming a border clearance levy, signalled in the Budget 2015 announcement by the Government.
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2015 Sheep Industry Awards finalists

6 May 2015
Finalists in the 2015 Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards have been announced today.
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