Supply chain mayhem!

Dairy Global dairy commodity prices presented a mixed bag in April 2022, as weaker demand has begun to appear.

ANZCO Foods chief executive Peter Conley.

Meat processor and exporter ANZCO Foods has joined other NZ agri-sector businesses and reported a record net profit of $75m for the 2021 year.

Fresh fruit and vegetables currently make up 46% of KiwiHarvest’s total rescued-food volume.

New Zealand generated 571,000 tonnes of food waste annually - including residential and commercial food waste.

Demand remains strong

Dairy Farmgate milk prices have followed commodity prices higher worldwide, with some potential upside in some regions.

The three f's - namely fuel, fertiliser and feed prices - led the pack in double digit on-farm cost increases over the last year.

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and AGMARDT are encouraging people to enter employers in the Primary Industries Good Employer Awards.

A programme to lift the productivity of Māori-owned land around the northern Hawke's Bay town of Wairoa has been given an additional $440,000 by the Government.

Dairy The milk supply situation in several key export regions continues to deteriorate.

Central Districts Field Days organisers left it as late as possible before making the tough decision to cancel its 2022 event.

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