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He Waka Eke Noa emissions pricing consultation

The He Waka Eke Noa partners – including B+LNZ – have developed two emissions pricing options as alternatives to bringing agriculture into the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). This page sets out what’s happening and links to relevant resources.

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Upcoming Events


Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards Dinner

Wed 2 February 2022
Napier War Memorial Centre

B+LNZ, along with awards partner Farmlands Cooperative, invite you to the inaugural Beef + Lamb New Zealand Awards Dinner to celebrate the people, science, technology and innovation that makes New Zealand’s red meat sector world-leading.


Surfing for Farmers: Kakanui Beach, Kaka Point, Brighton and Ocean View Beach

Wed 8 December -
Wed 23 March 2022
Various dates and locations

Supporting the mental health of the NZ farming community.


Waikaka Stream Catchment Group Native Planting Workshop

Wed 8 December
Pomahaka Nursery

Part 1 of two workshops to learn how to grow our own native plants, how to look after them, and where to plant them.


B+LNZ Online Climate Change Action Plan Workshops

Thu 9 December -
Mon 13 December
Online via Zoom

Join us for this interactive webinar to help you complete your Climate Change Action Plan to help our industry meet the He Wake Eke Noa partnership milestones for 2021.


B+LNZ AFFCO Online Climate Change Action Plan Workshop

Thu 9 December
Online join from home

Beef + Lamb New Zealand and AFFCO NZ Limited have partnered together to enable farmers who already have their farm greenhouse gas (GHG) numbers, to understand what their GHG numbers mean, and to generate an action plan specific to your farm.


Wairere Central Districts Red Meat Farm Business of the Year Competition

Fri 21 January 2022
Entries close 21 January 2022: Manawatū

This competition is being run to promote innovative Red Meat farming practices by identifying farmers that demonstrate a well-balanced and positive approach to their business.


B+LNZ Generation Next Programme 2022 intake: Western North Island + Eastern North Island

Tue 1 February 2022
Applications close 1 February 2022

After several successful intakes in the South Island, the Beef + Lamb New Zealand Generation Next Programme is coming North for 2022. Applications are now open and close on 1 February 2022.


2022 APEN International Conference: Facilitating Change and the Opportunity from Disruption

Wed 9 February 2022 -
Fri 11 February 2022
Zespri International, 400 Maunganui Road, Mount Maunganui 3116, New Zealand

The 2022 APEN International Conference will be a hybrid event at the University of Melbourne and Tauranga, New Zealand and virtually on 10 and 11 February 2022 with optional pre-conference Masterclasses on 9 February.


East Coast Farming Expo 2022

Wed 23 February 2022 -
Thu 24 February 2022
Wairoa Showgrounds

Hosted over two days by the Wairoa Community Development Trust, the Expo provides a rare opportunity for sheep & beef farmers on the East Coast to interact face-to-face with industry innovators and experts.


B+LNZ & Silver Fern Farms Responding to a Changing Climate – 'Know your Numbers, and make a plan’ Workshops: Otorohanga and Piopio

Wed 23 February 2022
Piopio and Otorohanga

B+LNZ and Silver Fern Farms are running a series of three-hour Greenhouse Gas Calculator and Action Plan farmer workshops.