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Miracle water poses biosecurity risk

Published By   /  March 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Miracle water poses biosecurity risk

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Miracle water poses biosecurity risk Date: 20 Mar 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The Ministry for Primary Industries is asking travellers from Fiji to stop bringing “miracle water” into New Zealand if they want […]

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Proposed listeria management procedures for dual operator butchers

Published By   /  March 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Exporters, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Proposed listeria management procedures for dual operator butchers

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Proposed listeria management procedures for dual operator butchers Closing Date: 30 Mar 2017 Contact: Animal products team Email: animal.products@mpi.govt.nz Background to consultation The Animal Products Notice: Specifications for products intended for human consumption 2016 introduced new requirements for the management of Listeria monocytogenes […]

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Independent swamp kauri research released

Published By   /  March 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Exporters, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Independent swamp kauri research released

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Independent swamp kauri research released Date: 13 Mar 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz Three reports published today by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) provide information on the scientific and cultural values of swamp kauri and […]

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Positive result with New Zealand bee colony losses in 2016

Published By   /  March 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Positive result with New Zealand bee colony losses in 2016

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Positive result with New Zealand bee colony losses in 2016 Date: 10 Mar 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The release of a second survey on beehive losses is helping build a better picture of […]

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Dirty vessel ordered to leave New Zealand

Published By   /  March 7, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Dirty vessel ordered to leave New Zealand

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Dirty vessel ordered to leave New Zealand Date: 07 Mar 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz Dirty vessel ordered to leave New Zealand A dirty vessel ordered to leave Tauranga in the weekend will have […]

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Public warned of fines up to $20,000 for collecting toheroa at 90 Mile Beach

Published By   /  March 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Public warned of fines up to $20,000 for collecting toheroa at 90 Mile Beach

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Public warned of fines up to $20,000 for collecting toheroa at 90 Mile Beach Date: 06 Mar 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz Fisheries officers are appealing to the public to ensure they’re up to […]

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Father and son duo nabbed in black market crayfish operation

Published By   /  March 2, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Father and son duo nabbed in black market crayfish operation

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Father and son duo nabbed in black market crayfish operation A father and son duo have been fined a total of almost $4,000 after being caught running an illegal black market crayfish operation from their home in Whangarei. Forty-eight-year-old David Vance […]

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New resource makes food safety easier for businesses

Published By   /  March 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New resource makes food safety easier for businesses

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: New resource makes food safety easier for businesses Date: 01 Mar 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) today released a new resource to make it easier for businesses to […]

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Busy summer for MPI biosecurity staff

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Busy summer for MPI biosecurity staff

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Busy summer for MPI biosecurity staff Date: 23 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz Faced with record numbers of international visitors this summer, Ministry for Primary Industries biosecurity staff have intercepted risk goods ranging […]

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Public health warning – Whakatane Heads to Opotiki marine biotoxin in shellfish found

Published By   /  February 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Public health warning – Whakatane Heads to Opotiki marine biotoxin in shellfish found

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Public health warning – Whakatane Heads to Opotiki marine biotoxin in shellfish found Date: 23 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) today issued a public health warning advising […]

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Eagle-eyed public credited with discovery of massive illegal scallop haul

Published By   /  February 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Eagle-eyed public credited with discovery of massive illegal scallop haul

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Eagle-eyed public credited with discovery of massive illegal scallop haul Date: 22 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz Vigilant members of the public are being praised for helping to uncover a haul of over […]

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Climate change research funding round open

Published By   /  February 21, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Climate change research funding round open

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Climate change research funding round open Date: 21 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The 2017 Sustainable Land Management and Climate Change (SLMACC) research programme funding round is now open. The Ministry for Primary […]

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Deadlines for new food safety law coming up

Published By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Deadlines for new food safety law coming up

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Deadlines for new food safety law coming up Date: 20 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The deadline for some businesses to register under the new Food Act is coming up. Food businesses, including […]

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Pahiatua insect man pays hefty price for illegally possessing exotic moths and eggs

Published By   /  February 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Pahiatua insect man pays hefty price for illegally possessing exotic moths and eggs

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Pahiatua insect man pays hefty price for illegally possessing exotic moths and eggs Date: 16 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz A Pahiatua insect expert has paid a hefty price for possessing illegally obtained […]

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Proposed amendments to IHS 155.02.05 (seeds for sowing) and requirements for pea seed imports

Published By   /  February 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Exporters, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Proposed amendments to IHS 155.02.05 (seeds for sowing) and requirements for pea seed imports

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Proposed amendments to IHS 155.02.05 (seeds for sowing) and requirements for pea seed imports Closing Date: 13 Mar 2017 Contact: Plant Imports team Email: plantimports@mpi.govt.nz Your views sought MPI is seeking your feedback on proposed changes to the Import health standard: Seeds for […]

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Proposed Part 2 of the Processing of Poultry Code of Practice

Published By   /  February 13, 2017  /  24/7 News, Exporters, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Proposed Part 2 of the Processing of Poultry Code of Practice

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Proposed Part 2 of the Processing of Poultry Code of Practice Closing Date: 26 Mar 2017 Contact: Animal products team Email: animal.products@mpi.govt.nz What’s proposed The Processing of poultry code of practice was written to give guidance on the currently agreed way to meet […]

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Continued warning to avoid oysters from Mahurangi Harbour

Published By   /  February 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Continued warning to avoid oysters from Mahurangi Harbour

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Continued warning to avoid oysters from Mahurangi Harbour Date: 10 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) continues to warn people against eating oysters harvested from the Mahurangi Harbour […]

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Is the new food control plan easier to use?

Published By   /  February 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Exporters, New Zealand Government, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Is the new food control plan easier to use?

MIL OSI – Source: Ministry for Primary Industries 2 – Release/Statement Headline: Is the new food control plan easier to use? Closing Date: 22 Feb 2017 Email: foodact.2014@mpi.govt.nz Have your say Most food service businesses (like restaurants and cafes), and retailers (like delis and butchers) use a template food control plan to meet their requirements […]

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New food plans make law easier for businesses

Published By   /  February 8, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on New food plans make law easier for businesses

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: New food plans make law easier for businesses Date: 08 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The government is proposing changes to improve the written plans that it provides for businesses to manage food […]

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Oysters from Mahurangi Harbour recalled due to gastro bug risk

Published By   /  February 3, 2017  /  24/7 News, Economy, New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries, Public Sector  /  Comments Off on Oysters from Mahurangi Harbour recalled due to gastro bug risk

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries – Press Release/Statement Headline: Oysters from Mahurangi Harbour recalled due to gastro bug risk Date: 03 Feb 2017 Media contact: MPI media team Telephone: 029 894 0328 Email: media@mpi.govt.nz The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) is warning people not to eat a number of brands […]

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