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My Daily Digest: May 14, 2021

Time to embrace change   Those lucky enough to attend E Tipu 2021: the Boma New Zealand Agri Summit this week heard from a range of speakers all excited about the future of farming in New Zealand. These days it’s easy to only see the obstacles – regulation, climate change, the pandemic and changing consumer habits are all challenges that must be faced.

But speakers at the summit outlined how NZ is probably the best-placed food producer in the world to do just that.

The rest of the world is catching up to our high standards but we have the innovators and can-do people to transform our farming industry further to meet the minds of the world’s discerning consumers.

The world is acting to make every part – transport, food production and energy generation – fit for purpose in the 21st century.

It’s a transformation we must embrace as well.


Bryan Gibson


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