Meat staff hope talks will save their jobs

Posted on August,21,2019 | 0 Comments

Some 150 staff at local meat processors are to be temporarily laid off unless talks can resolve the dispute which has seen farmers protesting outside more than 20 factories across the country. They are unhappy with the low prices they are getting for their stock. The protests have had a big impact on meat processing […]


Silver Fern CEO resigns

Posted on August,04,2017 | 0 Comments

Silver Fern Farms announced the resignation of chief executive Dean Hamilton, who will leave at the end of the year, and said a search is underway for his replacement. Hamilton has been chief executive of Silver Fern Farms, New Zealand’s biggest meat company, for three years and steered it through the Shanghai Maling investment and […]


Meat wholesaler banned from directorships for seven years

Posted on June,29,2017 | 0 Comments

A director of the firm which ran Boosbeck abattoir in North Yorkshire has been banned for seven years for failing to keep proper books and records. Meat wholesaler Nahim Mohammed Banaras has been disqualified, from June 12, from acting as a company director or from managing, or in any way controlling, a limited company until 2024. […]