New Zealand

Silver Fern Farms to close pelt plant

Silver Fern Farms to close pelt plant

By Aidan Fortune

New Zealand sheep meat producer Silver Fern Farms has announced plans to close its pelt processing operation at its Fairton pelt house site following a review.

New Zealand red meat exports on the rise

New Zealand red meat exports on the rise

By Aidan Fortune

The value of red meat exports from New Zealand rose 8% year-on-year according to the latest figures from the Meat Industry Association (MIA).

MIA calls for New Zealand Zero Carbon Bill changes

MIA calls for New Zealand Zero Carbon Bill changes

By Aidan Fortune

New Zealand’s Meat Industry Association (MIA) has urged significant changes to the Zero Carbon Bill following a new analysis that found that the Government’s proposed methane targets are excessive.

JN Meat International's John Sashi-Nielsen celebrates winning World Steak Challenge 2019

World Steak Challenge 2019 highlights

By Aidan Fortune

The World Steak Challenge 2019 took place at the Round Room in Dublin following an intense day of judging by two sets of panels. With more than 300 entries from 25 different countries, this proved to be the biggest World Steak Challenge yet. Here are...