To do this we focus on four programme areas – Farm, Market, People, and Information – to bring you the innovative tools and services and credible information and analysis you need to make the best decisions for your business.
It’s all geared towards making continuous improvements on your farm, securing better access to overseas markets, and elevating the status of New Zealand beef and lamb to boost demand for the meat you produce.
Working together, we can help you improve your farm’s productivity and profitability, and ensure a thriving future for our industry for generations to come.
Find out more about what we can do for your business...
World-class R&D, tools and resources for your farm
We provide industry-leading research, tools and resources to help you get the most value from your business.
Local knowledge, global expertise
Our regional farmer networks keep you up-to-date with news, events, industry contacts and the latest science.
Grass-roots connections making a real difference
Our teams in the regions work in both directions for farmers – providing on-farm extension services and feeding farm data back for economic forecasting.
The latest on-farm insights at your fingertips
Keep your finger on the market's pulse with on-farm data, statistics and industry analysis from our Economic Service team.
Improving access and demand for New Zealand meat
Eliminating trade barriers and investing alongside meat exporters to promote New Zealand beef and sheepmeat.
Skills, training and education
Developing tomorrow's leaders and building a skilled workforce.
Expert genetics advice
Our specialist genetics extension staff can work with you to help you apply established genetic evaluation systems for sheep and beef to your business.