Displaying items by tag: Beef

Saturday, 06 June 2015 12:06

Beef outlook bright, lamb less so

News that China is to allow Brazilian beef back into its markets shouldn’t derail the bull run the New Zealand industry is enjoying, says leading exporter Silver Fern Farms.

Published in General News
Friday, 05 June 2015 12:42

Has world beef consumption peaked?

Global beef consumption will not increase markedly in the next few years, but on the plus side it has been reaching record prices, as have all meats, says Aidan Connolly, chief innovation officer for animal nutrition company Alltech.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 20 May 2015 08:50

Weaners are faring well at fairs

Prices have been up at weaner fairs around the country, reflecting the buoyancy of the beef market and the need for many hill country farmers to reduce stock numbers ahead of winter, comments PGG Wrightson.

Published in Farm Health
Wednesday, 06 May 2015 00:00

Beef prices to stay high

Beef prices have entered a “structural change” and are likely to stay 20-30% above historical averages, Rabobank’s Hayley Moynihan says.

Published in Agribusiness
Friday, 24 April 2015 11:10

Beef booms, lamb languishes

America's love affair with hamburgers has resulted in a bumper year for New Zealand beef farmers, says Beef + Lamb NZ (BLNZ).

Published in General News
Thursday, 26 March 2015 14:54

Red meat sector welcomes Korea FTA

The free trade agreement with Korea is critical for New Zealand sheep and beef farmers and meet exporters, says Beef + Lamb NZ chairman James Parsons.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 March 2015 12:59

What’s the beef?

Eating beef in the Indian state of Maharashtra now gives diners something extra to chew on – arrest, jail and a fine.

Published in World News
Thursday, 19 February 2015 00:00

Tightening beef market

Australian beef farmers are bracing for a market contraction.

Published in World News
Thursday, 22 January 2015 00:00

Beef up to counter dairy drop

Dairy farmers should beef up balance sheets to cope with global milk price volatility, says the head of herd improvement company CRV.

Published in Agribusiness
Friday, 19 December 2014 00:00

Beef buffers dairy doom

HIGHER SHEEP and beef prices seem set to buffer the drop in export earnings from dairying, according to the latest economic update from the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI).

Published in General News