As part of the measures being taken to restrict the movement of people in the next 4 weeks as New Zealand moves to Level 4 in the battle against the spread of COVID-19, the Government and MPI have taken the following steps
24 March 2020
Essential information for ALL farmers around COVID-19
You must register as an essential business
Due to the level status the nation is on following COVID19 (Coronavirus), the BakerAg office's are currently unattended.
Please contact the following people for enquiries:
Sheep and Beef - Chris Garland – 027 437 9834
Dairy - Chris Lewis – 027 446 0294
Valuation - Fergus Rutherford – 027 483 6293
General Enquiries – Megan Futter – 027 894 3729
A field day will be held at Stuart and Jane McKenzies, Te Rangi Station, Whangaehu Valley Road, Masterton on Friday 27th March, starting at 9.30.
Lunch will be a fundraiser so please bring along $10 cash.
Quad bikes or side by sides required and helmets are compulsory.
Chris Garland, Sully Alsop and Sarah Donaldson met with Damien O’Connor on Tuesday 24 September to outline the concerns raised in an Open Letter to Senior Ministers.
Key messages in the meeting with Minister O’Connor are summarised in the attached briefing sheet that was left with the Minister and his Officials.
For Damien O’Connor, Minister of Primary Industries
11th September 2019
OPEN LETTER TO:
The Prime Minister: Jacinda Ardern
Minister for the Environment: David Parker
Minister of Primary Industries: Damien O’Connor
Minister of Health: David Clark