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- Protection & Response, Finding & Reporting Pests & Diseases, Surveillance Programmes
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The Government has set a goal to plant one billion trees
over 10 years. MPI has a key role in helping to meet this
goal. Our initial estimates suggest about 500 million
trees will be delivered through current planting rates.
MPI’s aim is to increase the rate of planting to meet the
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All cows transported to slaughter should have a comfortable and safe journey, arriving in a fit and healthy state. It’s the responsibility of farmers to make sure cows are adequately prepared for transport, able to withstand the stress of travel, and are handled in a manner that minimises stress and injury. Lactating cows, including those in late lactation, have an increased risk of going down if not adequately prepared and managed.
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Newsletter from the National Biocontainment Laboratory
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You have a role in protecting New Zealand's unique marine environment - don't spread damaging marine pests in biofouling.
This booklet provides information and guidelines for those with low immunity about: identifying high risk foods to avoid; selecting safer foods; food safety rules for common foodborne illnesses; and what to do when storing and preparing food.
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This report provides the provisional estimates of the sales of tree stocks and the areas of commercial forest planted in 2017. It also provides a tentative estimate of mānuka seedling sales and the area planted.
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Collecting kaimoana from the sea is a much-loved tradition for many New Zealanders and their families. However, there are some risks you should be aware of before you head out to the coast.
This booklet provides information on the food safety risks associated with wild game and game birds to help hunters minimise risks and make safe decisions about the wild food they catch, store and eat.
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The stock structure of tarakihi in New Zealand coastal waters is reviewed. The review supports the hypothesis that tarakihi off the east coasts of the South and North Islands (including TAR 3, TAR 2 and eastern TAR 1) belong to a single, inter-connected stock. A stock assessment was conducted for the eastern stock of tarakihi, including the estimation of current stock status and yields.