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Beef + Lamb New Zealand director elections

22 December 2014
Nominations have now closed for two farmer-elected positions on the Beef + Lamb New Zealand board.

Beef + Lamb New Zealand joins forces with McDonald's

17 December 2014
Beef + Lamb New Zealand has partnered with McDonald's New Zealand to support the quick service restaurant company's quest to serve sustainable beef to its customers.

Meat and wool production calculator launched for farmer feedback

10 December 2014
Beef + Lamb New Zealand has launched a new online tool to encourage farmers to think about production in a different way.

Beef + Lamb New Zealand director nominations called for

5 December 2014
North Canterbury farmer Andy Fox is not seeking re-election to the board of Beef + Lamb New Zealand and will stand down at next year's annual meeting in March.

Lamb numbers show modest recovery

3 December 2014
The widespread drought of two years ago continues to have an impact on sheep and beef farming, with Beef + Lamb New Zealand's Lamb Crop 2014 survey indicating only a modest improvement in numbers tailed this spring.

Beef + Lamb New Zealand calls for remits

24 November 2014
Beef + Lamb New Zealand is calling for remits to next year's annual meeting, being held on Tuesday 10 March in the Southern South Island electorate.

Beef + Lamb New Zealand director elections

19 November 2014
Beef + Lamb New Zealand Ltd is calling for nominations to stand for two farmer-elected director positions on its board.

Red meat sector welcomes conclusion of Korea FTA

15 November 2014
The recently-concluded free trade agreement with Korea will provide a major boost for New Zealand's red meat exports there, according to the chairmen of Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association.
James Parsons

More to gain from cooperation in EU, says Beef + Lamb New Zealand chairman

12 November 2014
James Parsons says his recent meetings with European sheep and beef farming leaders have confirmed that the opportunities to cooperate to improve farm returns for farmers on both sides of the world are bigger than the areas for competition.
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