Displaying items by tag: CORONAVIRUS

Wednesday, 04 March 2020 11:48

Second case of coronavirus confirmed 

A second case of Covid-19 has been confirmed in New Zealand. 

Published in General News

The last day of an agricultural show which saw more than half a million visitors had to be cancelled due to Covid-19.

Published in World News
Tuesday, 03 March 2020 09:40

China supply chains could take months to clear

Unlike some other exporters, Fonterra’s scheduling, logistics and delivery activities to all markets are largely operating as normal, the cooperative says.

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Export prices for meat achieved their highest-ever level in the December 2019 quarter, Stats NZ said today.

Published in General News

State farmer Pāmu (Landcorp Farming Limited) has made a net profit after tax of $68 million for the half-year ended December 31, 2019.

Published in General News

Fonterra is sticking to its forecast farmgate milk price range at $7-$7.60/kgMS despite the global uncertainty around coronavirus.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 26 February 2020 09:40

Could Covid-19 end the red meat export boom?

The country’s red meat exports have been booming, but there are concerns how these may be impacted by the coronavirus outbreak in China.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 25 February 2020 12:43

In for the long haul

The coronavirus epidemic is going to have a bigger impact than people think it is, according to Massey University Professor of Agribusiness, Hamish Gow.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 25 February 2020 12:41

Coronavirus situation ‘dynamic’ – SFF

Silver Fern Farms is giving weekly reports to its suppliers to keep them abreast of what it describes as a ‘dynamic situation in China and one that could change very quickly’.

Published in General News
Thursday, 20 February 2020 10:44

Let’s hope coronavirus dies soon — Editorial

All eyes are on China as the country grapples with the deadly coronavirus.

Published in Opinion