TPP vote about failed policies

The TPP Fast-Track Vote Wasn’t About Obama, It Was About Failed Trade Policies John Nichols on June 12, 2015 – 3:48PM ET President Obama (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) The fight over Trade Promotion Authority was never about Barack Obama, despite the best efforts of the White House and many in the media to portray it as […]

US politician says TPP terrible deal

A police officer removes a woman protesting the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). (Reuters/Kevin Lamarque) By Rep. John Conyers Earlier this year, former Florida governor Jeb Bush travelled to my hometown of Detroit to explain his political philosophy. In a speech before local business leaders, Bush argued that the aim of government should be to promote “economic […]

Farm environment plan

FAR releases Farm Environment Plan template for arable industry Canterbury cropping farmers now have access to a Farm Environment Plan (FEP) template developed especially for their farm system (released Monday 15 June). The Template for Arable Enterprises has been developed by FAR and approved by Environment Canterbury as meeting all the requirements of Schedule 7 […]

Future Proofing within the Primary Sector

Owl Farm Committed to Future Proofing within the Primary Sector   The world’s best farmers are right here in New Zealand. Through Owl Farm; a dynamic joint venture demonstration dairy farm between founding partners St Peter’s School and Lincoln University, the nation’s farmers will have access in perpetuity to world class resources, information and on-farm […]