Clutha-Southland MP says MPI has admitted it ”dropped the ball” in its response to the outbreak.
ANALYSIS: Alternative meat products are big business, but is this the direction we should be going in?
MP says NZ needs to focus on how rural areas will adapt to climate change as much as it does on mitigation.
“We’ve faced competition before from margarine, synthetic wools and alternative milks.”
Support for a Wairarapa water scheme a ‘no brainer’.
Exterminators are being kept busy by a dramatic increase in wasp nests, and it’s becoming a “huge problem”.
There’s no silver bullet for farmers to lower their emissions.
Beef exports have almost doubled as Chinese pork producers struggle.
Kiwis should refuse to take phosphate from Morocco, farmer says.
A Rangitīkei smallgoods company has admitted it mislead consumers about the origin of some of its ham products.