The management of the pest weed Velvetleaf is entering a new phase as property searches across the country draw to a close.
Today marks the first day of work for 11 Work and Income clients, who will be developing Northland College's mānuka plantation site.
A major new survey has found an overwhelming proportion of people living in Auckland, Waikato, Northland and the Bay of Plenty consider that preventing the spread of kauri dieback is of high importance.
MPI today extended the public health warning for gathering and eating shellfish in the Hawke’s Bay region, from Mohaka River to south of Waimarama.
Today the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has announced a $6.9 million investment over three years in to 25 new projects through the Sustainable Farming Fund (SFF).
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) today issued 2 public health warnings, advising the public not to collect or consume shellfish harvested in 2 regions.
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is seeking feedback on proposed regulations designed to take the next step in improving our already strong animal welfare system.
There has been a flood of overseas visitors this summer, but stronger border biosecurity defences have stopped hitchhiking pests and diseases from entering New Zealand, says the Ministry for Primary Industries.
The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is urging farmers to remain vigilant in their management of the velvetleaf pest plant.
The Ministry for Primary Industries has imposed tough new border restrictions to stop contaminated seed from entering New Zealand.