Further improvements to how B+LNZ manages events
We’re constantly working to make things better at Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) events and for our event attendees.
Update on B+LNZ work on environmental rules
B+LNZ is committed to keeping farmers updated on the issues that are important to them. The following email about new environmental rules was sent to farmers on 25 November 2020 and further updates will be provided when available.
B+LNZ’s Rob Davison wins Outstanding Contribution Award
Long-serving Beef + Lamb New Zealand economist Rob Davison won the Outstanding Contribution to New Zealand’s Primary Industries Award at this year’s Primary Industries Summit.
Driving change on some of our most remote farms
Ruby Mulinder, Red Meat Profit Partnership Action Network facilitator and FarmWise Consultant at LIC, visited the Chatham Islands to support those farming on one of the country's most remote locations.
Marlborough Farmer of the Year field day provides insight into high performing business
The Avery family has long been associated with lucerne, the plant that transformed Bonaveree, their Seddon-based farming operation and their lives.
Businesses get in behind AgFest’s Food and Fibre Challenge
Over 350 students gained insight into the many agricultural-related careers available to them when they took part in Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Food and Fibre Challenge at last weekend’s AgFest.
New Zealand research leads the charge to understand health benefits of eating pasture-raised red meat
New Zealand is leading ground-breaking research exploring the health and well-being benefits of eating pasture-raised beef and lamb versus grain-fed beef and plant-based alternatives.
Avoiding Pneumonia at a high-risk time of the year
Weaning, drafting, drenching and shearing all create the perfect environment for pneumonia and pleurisy in lambs, but simple management can reduce the risk of these production limiting diseases.
New Zealand red meat sector welcomes signing of major Asia-Pacific regional trade deal
Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) and the Meat Industry Association (MIA) welcomed the signature of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) trade deal.
Mycoplasma bovis update for Canterbury
Last week, the Mycoplasma Bovis (M. bovis) Programme advised of two new Active Confirmed properties in Canterbury, bringing the total to seven.
B+LNZ Director nominations and 2021 Annual Meeting remits invited
Nominations are now open for two Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) director roles and written remits for the 2021 Annual Meeting are also being accepted.