Over 60% of South Korea’s cheddar imports now come from NZ.

It's been three years since the free trade agreement (FTA) was signed with South Korea and New Zealand cheese is making a significant impact on their shelves.

 
Farmer views sought by researcher

Lincoln University PhD student Christina Berneheim is inviting farmers to complete an online questionnaire to express their views on the industry.

 
 
Dairy farmers at the DIRA consultation at Morrinsville: (from left) Julie Pirie, Ngatea; Jason Berrow, Matamata; Brent Goldsack, Ngarua.

Fifty dairy farmers — mostly Fonterra shareholders – and others met recently in Morrinsville to discuss DIRA’s role in milk production in 2018.

MPI has filed charges against an individual after receiving a video in June this year of a Northland sharemilker hitting cows with a pipe and other objects.

Fonterra will appoint a third “unknown candidate” in the second director election if neither John Nicholls or Jamie Tuuta succeeds, says Fonterra board aspirant John Nicholls.

On the eve of Fonterra revising its farmgate milk price, the overnight Global Dairy Trade auction (GDT) offered farmers some good news.

 

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Maternal aggression may be behind many attacks on humans by cows, say two overseas animal experts.

 
 

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