NZ meat needs to 'set itself apart' in overseas market

Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Tuesday, 12 February 2019, 6:38AM

There is regular outcry out the treatment of cages hens and pigs being kept in crates but that doesn't seem to be swaying our shopping habits.

A whopping 60 per cent of the pork Kiwis eat comes from overseas and the pork industry estimates 95 per cent of that meat doesn't comply with New Zealand's farming laws. 

Agribusiness expert doctor Jacqueline Rowarth told Kate Hawkesby more needs to be done to set New Zealand goods apart from the rest. 



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