Beef + Lamb New Zealand research into the Regenerative Agriculture market
Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) is undertaking a significant global study into regenerative agriculture to understand its similarities and differences to New Zealand farming practices, the opportunities for farmers, and a global consumer perspective to understand what potential there is for New Zealand’s red meat exports to extract more value from sheep and beef products.
Voting opens for B+LNZ Annual Meeting resolutions, Annual Report 2019 released
Voting is now open for Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s (B+LNZ) two resolutions to be presented at the Annual Meeting.
You’re invited to B+LNZ’s Western North Island Showcase & Annual Meeting
Registrations have opened for the Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s (B+LNZ) Western North Island Showcase and Annual Meeting, held in New Plymouth, Taranaki on Thursday 26 March 2020. Join us for an exciting, full day programme of events to update farmers on key industry initiatives and issues. An invite will be sent to all farmers next week.
Bovine TB detected in cattle in Hawke’s Bay
We want to let you know about an important development regarding bovine tuberculosis (TB) in Hawke’s Bay.
Grazing management to reduce FE risk
Strategic grazing management can help farmers manage the risk of Facial Eczema over summer and autumn.
Nuffield International Agribusiness Summit 2020
B+LNZ is excited to support the Nuffield International Agribusiness Summit being held in Christchurch at the Town Hall on 23 March, 2020.
UK exit from Europe this week removes some uncertainty
The United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union this week (31 January) and the beginning of negotiations with the EU during a transition period removes some of the uncertainty around Brexit and the impact on New Zealand, according to the Meat Industry Association (MIA) and Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ).
Farmers encouraged to open their gates to connect with urban New Zealand
Greg and Rachel Hart are opening their Mangarara Station gates on Open Farms Day (Sunday 1 March), and inviting urban Kiwis to learn about their how they farm first-hand.
Options in prevention and treatment of Facial Eczema
Zinc is the only treatment option farmers have when dealing with Facial Eczema, but there are options in the method of administration.
National Action Group sharing learnings to help move farming forward
“Change is one of those things that most of us know we have to go through but a lot of us fear it – particularly in agriculture,” says farmer Fraser Avery.
US influencers experience New Zealand’s grass-fed beef and lamb
In December, Beef and Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ), in partnership with Firstlight Foods, Atkins Ranch and Silver Fern Farms, brought six ‘US’ influencers to New Zealand to learn about Taste Pure Nature and experience some of New Zealand’s farming and meat production.