Manawatu-Rangitikei News & Events

Posted: May 16, 2022

Volcanic Hazards on and around Mt Ruapehu

If Mt Ruapehu erupts, what are the potential volcanic hazards it would generate, and how far might they travel?

If Ruapehu erupts, what are the potential volcanic hazards it would generate, and how far might they travel?

Posted: May 15, 2022

Nationwide test of Emergency Mobile Alert

The nationwide test of Emergency Mobile Alert will take place on Sunday 22 May 2022 between 6pm and 7pm.

The nationwide test of Emergency Mobile Alert will take place on Sunday 22 May 2022 between 6pm and 7pm. The nationwide test of the Emergency Mobile Alert system is a necessary part of making...
Posted: Feb 22, 2022

COVID-19 links to additional help for on farm

Farmers and growers who are required to isolate or quarantine on farm or have staff self isolating, can get some extra support from Rural Support Trusts and regional groups of industry organisations around the country.

Posted: Feb 19, 2022

During and after a flood

Information and resources to help you deal with floods.

A flood can be devasting, affecting livestock, land and buildings. Here are tips on how to deal with post flooding. Call us now if you are unsure where to start - 0800 787 254
Posted: Feb 19, 2022

February 2022 Flooding - West Coast and Top of the South

A state of emergency remains in place across the Buller district on the West Coast as at 13 February 2022

Rural Communities Minister Damien O’Connor has classified the severe weather that’s affected the West Coast and Top of the South as a...
Posted: Feb 18, 2022

When COVID hits your farm

Bevan Collie a Southland dairy farmer speaks to Jamie Mackay from The Country about his first-hand experience of COVID19 on-farm.

Bevan Collie a Southland dairy farmer spoke to Jamie about his first-hand experience of COVID19 on-farm. 

He warns other farmers to ignore Omicron at their peril.

Posted: Feb 17, 2022

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Posted: Feb 13, 2022

My COVID19 Factsheet and Plan

Checklists to prepare for COVID19 on farm

In this document you will find an easy to follow COVID19 factsheet and planning tool to ensure you know what to expect and have what you need if you have to isolate.

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