Primary Sector Council's starry-eyed vision

Primary Sector Council's starry-eyed vision

Field Notes, powered by KPMG, is a weekly news update on news nationally and globally from the agri-food sector.

Ian Proudfoot

Global Head of Agribusiness, Partner - Audit

KPMG in New Zealand


[16 January, Nigel Malthus, Rural News]

The Primary Sector Council’s vision for the future of the country’s primary industries centres on the concept of Taiao, emphasising respect and harmony with nature. The vision aims to give direction for decision making in the sector and help make judgements for both strategy and investment. Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor welcomes the vision which aligns with what New Zealand’s global customers want from their food such as transparency and increased sustainability. The final report and recommendations from the council are expected in March, before these will be put into place

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