Julian Cribb, author of The Coming Famine: the global food crisis and what we can do to avoid it

When knowhow becomes New Zealand’s most valuable export

Tue 6 Jan 15 2

A renowned Australian author shares his opinions on food sustainability, and current R&D levels    

Landcorp chief executive Steve Carden

Landcorp seeks to fatten sheep returns through milk, wool

Holiday Review 5

 The state-owned farmed is exploring a sheep milk venture

In a statement, Mr Joyce said New Zealand had seen a 25% lift in business R&D activity between 2010 and 2012

Calls for government to focus R&D spending in agriculture sector

Wed 26 Nov 14 2

Leaders in the agriculture sector say more of an emphasis should be put on focusing investment in NZ’s primary sector.

KPMG’s global head of agribusiness Ian Proudfoot

SUBSCRIBER-ONLY POLL RESULT: Is NZ’s primary sector equipped to face future challenges?

Mon 17 Nov 14

Subscribers are upbeat about agriculture.

Rabobank executive board Berry Marttin

Ten-point plan may be stitch in time for global food security

Mon 17 Nov 14 1

Rabobank is proposing ten “big ideas” that have been generated from its analysts located across several continents.

Nathan Guy says it’s real. Officials are scrambling.

India FTA talks back on after agriculture ministers meet

Fri 7 Nov 14

Stalled free trade negotiations with India have taken a positive step.


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