5 May 2011

Midday Rural News for 5 May 2011

From Rural News, 12:35 pm on 5 May 2011

Pipfruit New Zealand says new draft import standards for sending apples to Australia are a vast improvement on previous attempts, Meat companies are voicing support for the latest effort to get greater co-ordination and co-operation in their industry, The Agriculture Minister, David Carter says he's been challenging the industry to lift its game as the country's second biggest export earner.