Ground rules – a new MPI website

Posted on Wednesday, 21 December 2022

Navigating your way through the overload of information on the internet and finding out what rule applies to your farming operation for your region can be challenging.

Ground Rules is a new website for farmers and growers, managed by Ministry of Primary Industries, where you can find the rules and regulations relating to running a farm business in New Zealand.

The good news is, it is easy to read and use.

You can search by subject, region, legislation, or use any keyword and filters to refine your search. It offers a broad range of information and links to other information providers as well.

Give it a go here and let us know what you think. Any comments and questions are welcome at

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