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Tuesday, July 11, 2017
It's all hands on deck!
MPI has animal welfare recommendations here (pdf)
Beef+Lamb and Dairy NZ provide some good advice on their websites.
Categories: National, Waikato-Hauraki-Coromandel, Bay of Plenty, Taranaki, Manawatu-Rangitikei, Ruapehu-Whanganui, Top of the South, North Canterbury, Mid Canterbury, South Canterbury, Otago, Southland
Tuesday, July 04, 2017
In May 2017, MPI detected the flat oyster parasite Bonamia ostreae on 2 flat oyster farms on Stewart Island. Find out about the parasite and what MPI is doing to try to control its spread.
Categories: National, Top of the South, Southland
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Applicants are currently being advised on the outcomes of their applications for the Earthquake Relief Fund for uninsurable infrastructure that closed on 31 March.
Over the next few days:
Details on the fund are here
Categories: Top of the South, North Canterbury
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Yesterday, the Minister for Primary Industries Nathan Guy, announced new funding available for quake-affected farmers in Hurunui, Kaikoura and Marlborough.
The brochure is here.
The $5 million Earthquake Recovery Fund is divided into two options to give farmers, growers and foresters the right support depending on their needs:
For more information on both of the options, visit www.mpi.govt.nz/Kaikoura-earthquake.