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Visit our new Knowledge Hub - it gives you access to a range of fact sheets, tools and calculators designed to help you run a successful farm operation.

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Draft National Policy Statement for Indigenous Biodiversity consultation

Protecting New Zealand’s iconic flora and fauna is integral to the future of farming and the Government is consulting on how it can protect New Zealand's native biodiversity.

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Upcoming Events

Annual Meeting

B+LNZ Online Annual Meeting 2020

Wed 8 April
National video conference

Due to the COVID-19 lockdown, Beef + Lamb New Zealand was unable to hold its Annual Meeting on 26 March. It will now be held online via a livestream at 3.30pm on Wednesday 8 April.

Workshop

POSTPONED: B+LNZ Generation Next Programme 2020

Thu 16 April
Applications close 5pm,16 April 2020.

This programme is designed to nurture, assist and encourage the current and future farmers within our sector. Applications are now open for 2020 – 20 spaces are available for this programme per region.

Expo

CANCELLED: B+LNZ AgInnovation Conference 2020

Wed 20 May
Awapuni Function Centre

CANCELLED: Given the situation around COVID-19, this event has been cancelled. Our main priority is keeping farmers, food producers and staff healthy and safe.

Forum

POSTPONED: B+LNZ Waikato AgInnovation Conference 2020

Wed 29 April
Sir Don Rowlands Centre

POSTPONED: Given the situation around COVID-19, all current B+LNZ events are postponed. Our main priority is keeping farmers, food producers and staff healthy and safe. We will continue to monitor the situation and review on 1 April.

Expo

B+LNZ FarmSmart Conference 2020

Thu 11 June
Addington Raceway Centre

Theme: Getting the Top Paddock in Order.

Forum

Water/Deemed Permit Plan Change Online Webinars and Drop-in Submission Sessions

Mon 6 April -
Thu 16 April
*Water Permit Plan Change online webinars on Monday 6 April and 7 April

The Otago Regional Council (ORC) ORC recently notified proposed Plan Change 7, which is the water permits/ deemed permits plan change. They are welcoming submissions until the 4 May. Jump online for a short sharp webinar where you can hear some points to note regarding this plan change.

Workshop

POSTPONED: Agri-Women's Development Trust 'It’s all about YOU' Programme: Cromwell

Mon 6 April -
Tue 7 April
Cromwell: 6–7 April

The safety of participants, facilitators and their families is AWDT’s priority. For that reason they have decided to postpone all programmes scheduled from Friday 20 of March to Tuesday 28 April. The postponement will not affect any online component of current programmes.

Social

POSTPONED: Drought Shout – Te Waitere

Mon 6 April
Te Waitere Boat Club

To help minimise the spread of COVID-19, please note that this event has been postponed.

Talk/Seminar

POSTPONED: IrrigationNZ’s 2020 Conference and Expo

Tue 7 April -
Thu 9 April
Airforce Museum of New Zealand

Irrigation New Zealand is using its biennial conference to lead the conversation on the future of water for Aotearoa.

Field day

POSTPONED: B+LNZ Taranaki Farming for Profit Field Day

Tue 7 April

POSTPONED: Given the situation around COVID-19, all current B+LNZ events are postponed. Our main priority is keeping farmers, food producers and staff healthy and safe. We will continue to monitor the situation and review on 1 April.

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