Beef + Lamb New Zealand and Meat Industry Association Welcome Mandate for TPP11
Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association are right behind the Government’s continued efforts to bring the Trans-Pacific Partnership 11 into effect.
Farming leaders pledge action on rivers
In a first for the country, farming leaders have pledged to work together to help make New Zealand’s rivers swimmable for future generations.
New Zealand’s beef cattle herd continues to grow
During the past year, NZ’s beef cattle herd increased by 2.8% – to 3.6 million head – while the decline in the sheep flock slowed sharply.
Farmers welcome support to improve environment
The Government’s announcement of $44 million to support freshwater improvement projects is welcomed by B+LNZ.
Beef + Lamb New Zealand appoints Independent Director
Beef + Lamb New Zealand has appointed Melissa Clark-Reynolds ONZM as the first Independent Director to its board.
Alternative proteins the focus of Beef + Lamb New Zealand project
Beef + Lamb New Zealand is leading a project to assess potential red meat sector responses to alternative protein advances.
Sheep industry’s leaders recognised
The skills and depth of talent within this country’s sheep industry were recognised at Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Sheep Industry Awards in Invercargill last night.
Sheep and beef sector welcomes launch of FTA negotiations with the Pacific Alliance trade bloc
Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) welcome Minister McClay’s announcement that New Zealand will start free trade agreement negotiations with members of the Pacific Alliance trade bloc, including Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru.
Live streaming a first for B+LNZ Sheep Industry Awards
Technology is allowing those unable to attend this year’s Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards ceremony in Invercargill to be part of the celebrations.
Beef and Sheep sector outline key priorities in their 2017 Manifesto: “Blueprint for partnership with the New Zealand Government”
Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) are presenting the sector’s priorities to all political parties ahead of this year’s General Election.
Finalists selected in New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards
Leading farmers, scientists, a retired sheep breeder and a ground-breaking stock trading company are among the finalists selected in this year’s Beef + Lamb New Zealand Sheep Industry Awards.