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Andrew Jolly with background

Have you made a submission yet?

16 February 2017

B+LNZ extension manager Andrew Jolly questions the approaches put forward for the Healthy Rivers Plan Change One and proposes there are better ways to meet the vision and strategy of the plan change.

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Bill Wright_farm

The future of lamb

13 February 2017

Central South Island Director Bill Wright reflects on the future of the sheep industry and trade opportunities for the New Zealand red meat sector.

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Craws pasture

Driving profitability

13 February 2017

B+LNZ Innovation farmers Hamish and Annabel Craw have been trialling the use of chemicals to increase the quality and quantity of pastures on uncultivable parts of their Banks Peninsula farm. Part three of a four-part series about the project looks at the financial advantages of increasing pasture…

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Future Farmer Focus Group Programme

The Skilled Worker Initiative

9 February 2017

Do you have on-farm experience and want to work or volunteer on an earthquake-affected farm in Marlborough, Kaikoura or the Hurunui?

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Kaikoura earthquake grants deadline extended

7 February 2017

Applications for funding from the primary industries Earthquake Relief Fund have been extended for an extra month, Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy announced on 7th February.

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