Manawatu-Rangitikei News & Events

Posted: Mar 14, 2023

Minimum wage is increasing on 1 April. Are you ready?

The minimum wage will increase from $21.20 to $22.70 per hour

On the 1st April 2023 the minimum wage will increase from $21.20 to $22.70 per hour and it applies to all employees 16 years and over.

Posted: Feb 16, 2023

Insurance Advice from FMG post Cyclone Gabrielle

FMG is ready to support you with your claim

FMG know many people are beginning to turn their heads to assessing damage and making a claim.

To help they have provided some advice.

Posted: Jan 30, 2023

Current Flooding Situation in the upper North Island

If you have been impacted by the severe weather and want to talk with someone, our team are only a phone call away.

For help and assistance

Posted: Jan 13, 2023

Invest in your Wellbeing Bank Account for 2023

Check out some of Sam's and Farmstrong's wellbeing deposits

This time of the year is a great time to think about how you could improve your investments into your 'Wellbeing Bank Account' for 2023.

Posted: Dec 19, 2022

Need Internet?

If you have no or poor internet connection at your home yo can apply for support

The Remote Users Scheme allows eligible households and communities in the most remote areas - where broadband is not currently available and there is only access to voice calling and...
Posted: Dec 19, 2022

Agri Women's Development Trust Development 2023 Programme Guide

Empowering women to accelerate progress and change in the primary sector and rural communities

Check out what AWDT have avaiable for 2023.

Posted: Dec 10, 2022

Need a Contract or Agreement for next season?

Federated Farmers has you covered

Farm business operations demand sound legal, fit for purpose contracts and agreements. Federated Farmers has developed industry leading documents with the help of experienced farming leaders, real...
Posted: Nov 9, 2022

"Stop & Pop" to check for nests

Did you know almost a third of tractor fire claims involve birds?

Blair Shortall from FMG joins Andy Thompson from The Rural Roundup to discuss tractor fires and why farmers should 'Stop & Pop'! FMG tractor advice worth listening to!

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