PULPIT: Marketing process not agreed yet

The Farmers Weekly editorial, When industry good goes bad, made some interesting observations about the Red Meat Story and Taste Pure Nature, however, it also demonstrated a misunderstanding of the process.

PULPIT: We told you what would happen

The recent Nait review could have cut to the chase by speaking to farmers on living with Nait and meat industry commentator Allan Barber who publicly raised concerns over two years ago about Nait’s apparent lack of urgency in fixing issues.

PULPIT: Only science can combat pests

New Zealand is under continued threat from invading pests, diseases and weeds that threaten not only our primary industries but also our natural heritage. 

Last year we had myrtle rust, which has now reached the South Island, and Mycoplasma bovis.