Human rights abuses of RSE workers 'a blow for everyone' video

The RSE scheme was introduced in 2007 to provide economic assistance to the Pacific Islands while filling the need for ...

Marlborough employers condemn unacceptable behaviour which puts scheme at risk.

Record drop in 'dirty dairy' offending over past 12 months video

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News: Cows, cattle, dairy, North Waikato, Fonterra, farming, water, ...

Farmers and environmentalists are cautiously optimistic the industry is on the right path, despite one incident labelled an “environmental disaster”.

Nitrates exceed levels at more than 1-in-10 Waikato wells - report

Dairy effluent ponding from an irrigator on an Orini farm, posing a risk of nitrates getting into groundwater. ...

Greenpeace is calling on the regional council to do more to alert people to the risks but the council says it has a close eye on the issue.

Avocado industry warned to brace for lower prices video

NZ Avocado chief executive Jen Scoular says the industry’s key Australian export market collapsed last year due to ...

NZ growers are getting elbowed out of Australia, where avocados sold for a record low A$1 last year amid an avalanche of fruit.

What's going on with the price of green vegetables? video

Too much rain can be a problem for growers.

The weather is to blame for fluctuations in the price of cabbage, broccoli and leafy vegetables.

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