Below is a link to the MPI social media campaign to reduce Campylobacter over the holiday period: /https://www.mpi.govt.nz/news/media-releases/dont-contaminate-your-plate-this-summer-be-a-chicken-scene-investigator/.
Kia ora The Government today announced regional settings for the new traffic light system. The settings for each region can be found here. These settings are in place for an initial 2 weeks, with Cabinet to review again on Monday 13 December. Information about the COVID-19 protection framework can be found here and here, and guidance for the primary […]
The poultry industry places much emphasis on creating career pathways and opportunities for professional development amongst its members.
Michael Brooks of PIANZ (Poultry Industry Association of New Zealand) shows how flexible poultry pieces can make an ordinary Christmas menu extraordinary, and finds a surprising positive arising from COVID-19. For many, 2020 has been a challenging year dominated by uncertainty and stress. Gathering with friends and family will be a welcome reward from […]
Cost per gram of Protein Comparison September 2020 Cost per gram of Protein Comparison September 2021
Pigs and chickens are found not to be susceptible to SARS-CoV-2 infection. Read the press release.
NZ Poultry Production Statistics
Tuesday 7 April 2020: International Study proves chickens cannot carry the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) virus, posing NO risk to human health The Poultry Industry Association of New Zealand (and Egg Producers Federation) arepleased to be able to reassure Kiwi consumers that all New Zealand eggs and chicken meat is safe to consume as usual. A leading […]
November 4, 2019: The document below sets out the New Zealand Poultry Industry’s Definition of Free-Range Meat Chicken. [box_download]Industry definition of Free Range Meat Chicken[/box_download]
October 2019: PIANZ is pleased to announce that it has taken up membership of the New Zealand Food Safety Science Research Centre (NZFSSRC) – and commenced a major study of the human foodborne illness Campylobacter and its modes of entry onto New Zealand poultry farms. Established in 2016, the Palmerston North-based NZFSSRC is a collaboration […]