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Primary News Aug-Sept 2008


Jim Anderton

25 August, 2008
Primary News Aug-Sept 2008

The Primary News is a regular newsletter that contains information for the Agricultural Sector. It contains several informative articles and photographs about the Minister of Agriculture, Hon Jim Anderton, and interesting activities and events that relate to the agriculture portfolio.

The August-September 2008 edition contains articles about: the NZ Fast Forward Fund, the National Animal identification and Tracing (NAIT) System; Innovation in primary industries; the Emissions Trading Scheme; Recent drought conditions and animal welfare; New mushroom venture in Gisborne; Greenhouse gas footprinting studies; the future for New Zealand meat; United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) three-day summit; Trade mission to India; Tax credit rebate part of budget package.

ENDS

* Primary News Aug-Sept 2008.pdf (pdf, 1197 Kb)

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