B+LNZ and MIA appoint Brexit representative in London
Beef + Lamb New Zealand and the Meat Industry Association have appointed Jeff Grant to support the red meat sector’s response to Brexit. This joint appointment is in recognition of the importance of the UK trade relationship for the red meat sector at a time of uncertainty.
As part of our strategy refresh, B+LNZ is putting an increased focus on government engagement.
Identifying the risks
In the final of a series introducing B+LNZ’s new teams, we meet the Insights team led by Jeremy Baker.
A view from the top
Last year, Marton farmer Andrew Stewart was appointed Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s inaugural Associate Director- a 12-month position. He reflects on his experiences.
Rural communities a focus for new Beef + Lamb New Zealand Chairman
As Southland farmer Andrew Morrison steps into the role of Chairman of Beef + Lamb New Zealand his focus will be on the strength of rural communities.
Sheep and beef farmers time to shine
In the third of series introducing B+LNZ’s new teams, we meet the Innovation team led by General Manager Richard Wakelin.
Beef + Lamb New Zealand holds Annual Meeting in Gisborne
The sheep and beef sector is well-placed to turn the challenges into opportunities and reap the rewards, farmers were told at Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Annual Meeting in Gisborne on 22 March.
New Zealand showcases its farming systems and the red meat supply chain to a UK delegation
Agriculture representatives from the UK visited New Zealand from 12-17 March as part of a Red Meat Supply Chain Integrity Programme organised by MPI and supported by MFAT, B+LNZ and the MIA.
Making a difference
John Ladley will go down in history as the person who took a broken Doug Avery to that life-changing lucerne workshop where he first met Professor Derrick Moot.
Keeping an eye on the ball
Matt Ward’s long involvement with rugby will undoubtedly serve him well in his role as B+LNZ’s North Island General manager.
Note from the CEO
Sam McIvor, CEO of B+LNZ, discusses events affecting our farming community. This includes rain, animal health with M.Bovis and FE, the signing of the CPTPP, and the alternative proteins report.