Meat Industry Assoc.
Only way to deliver better outcomes for environment and economy ‘is to work with farmers’.
South American country’s beef sales to China suspended while case is investigated.
However, the relaxation of China’s covid-19 policy has also created some uncertainty in the market.
Addition of specialist Muslim meat processors to Green List welcomed
Exports of red meat and co-products in September were worth $777 million, a 21% increase on last year.
The importance of the industry to the NZ economy borne out by export figures.
As skilled workers, trained Fijian butchers not covered by recent wage amnesty.
Meat works to gain from skilled migrant wage relief.
Immigration Minister’s announcement welcomed by industry under strain.
Nathan Guy will take over as chair of the Meat Industry Association, replacing John Loughlin. Loughlin will finish…
The meat processing season could be up to 12 weeks longer than last year, prolonged by multiple and unexpected challenges.
An expected announcement of Government approved border exemption for 15 foreign halal butchers, has been slated by the meat industry which says it needs three times that number.