Month: March 2020

Covid-19: why I’ve turned to New Zealand’s rural communities for a lesson in coping with adversity

As the Covid-19 crisis continues to unfold, The Regions founders, Ben and Patricia De’Ath, reflect on the learnings they have received from New Zealand’s dairy sector, and how, in months to come, we can prepare for the long trek back to normal.

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Coronavirus: What farmers need to know

Coronavirus – it’s the topic every news outlet, social media channel and radio station is discussing at the moment. And, with the announcement of cases now here in New Zealand, discussion has turned to the potential far-reaching implications the virus, officially dubbed Covid-19, could have for New Zealand’s economy.
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