Posts Tagged ‘Meat strategy’

Sector strategy vulnerable to grass growth

March 2, 2011

At the end of the sector strategy’s first stage there will be a plan which draws on the interviews with farmers, processors and stock agents, analysis of a huge amount of data, and input from the consultation meetings held round the country. (more…)

Strategy overdose will be good for meat industry

September 8, 2010

The most positive aspect of the slew of recent announcements about future meat industry strategy is the willingness of diverse industry participants to invest money and time to try to resolve long standing problems. It’s also good to see the red meat sector get some positive coverage for a change. (more…)

Meat Sector Strategy Under Way

June 27, 2009

I went to Wellington on Wednesday to attend the launch of MAF’s meat industry study Meat: The Future which provided an interesting couple of hours of entertainment. After an introduction from MAF’s Deputy Director General Paul Stocks, there were addresses from Tim Ritchie, CEO of the Meat Industry Association, Mike Petersen, Chairman of Meat & Wool NZ, and Bruce Wills, Meat & Fibre Chairman Federated Farmers. (more…)