Introducing the Knowledge Hub Repository of farming resources

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.

The Latest News & Views

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

Talk/Seminar

An afternoon with Doug Avery: The Resilient Farmer

Fri 29 May
Zoom meeting – register to get meeting link

The Northland Rural Support Trust and Beef + Lamb New Zealand Northern North Island are happy to bring you storyteller, author, company director and ‘once a farmer’ – Doug Avery.

Talk/Seminar

Virtual Nationwide B+LNZ Ladies’ Muster

Thu 4 June
Join from the comfort of your home

B+LNZ recognises the importance women place as critical farming partners in the sheep and beef sector. This day has been designed to help bring rural women from across the country virtually together.

Forum

B+LNZ’s Catchment Community E-Forum

Thu 11 June
Online Forum - link sent to you following registration

Have you considered joining or setting up a Catchment Community? Come and join our Catchment Community e-forum from the comfort of your own home.

Talk/Seminar

B+LNZ Water Security Webinar: Water for Tomorrow

Thu 28 May
Information on connecting to the Zoom webinar will be sent to you once you have registered.

Join our webinar from the comfort of your own home to discuss water storage systems for next season.

Talk/Seminar

B+LNZ Seasonal Planning Webinars – North Island: 28 May

Thu 28 May
Conference call: Information on connecting to the call will be sent to you once you have registered.

Join our conference call from the comfort of your own home every Thursday from 5–6pm.

Talk/Seminar

B+LNZ Marlborough/Tasman Combined Farming For Profit Webinar with Dave Warburton

Fri 29 May
Webinar for Northern South Island - using the Zoom platform online

Join us for an interactive webinar with Dave Warburton from Vet Services Hawkes Bay - Hastings. Dave is an experienced Animal Production Veterinarian and previously held the position of sheep genetics manager at Mt Linton Station.

Workshop

B+LNZ Plan Change 1 Webinar

Tue 2 June
Webinar link and dial in details will be sent out to you following registration

The Plan Change 1 workshop will offer farmers the opportunity to learn more about the plan and its implications, and provide feedback on the potential solutions to the outstanding issues.

Workshop

B+LNZ Southland Farm Environment Plan Questions Drop In Sessions

Wed 3 June -
Wed 1 July
Online Zoom meeting held the first Wednesday of every month

These drop in sessions are for farmers who have attended an online or in-person Farm Environment Plan workshop and have questions that need answering to help them finish their plans.

Talk/Seminar

NAIT Q &A Zoom Session

Wed 3 June
Online Zoom session - link sent following registration.

Beef + Lamb New Zealand is hosting a webinar for farmers with OSPRI presenting on the essentials of the NAIT system.

Awards

Ballance Farm Environment Awards Digital Showcase

Wed 3 June -
Wed 10 June
Nationwide

Due to the nationwide COVID-19 response, the Ballance Farm Environment Awards are replacing the remaining award functions with the release of regional announcement videos on YouTube.