Thursday, 11 April 2019 09:49

Premium must cover rising farming costs

Obtaining premium prices to pay for higher costs of production is the next challenge for farmers, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 27 March 2019 09:25

Tight supply, solid demand

Whole milk powder, butter and cheese prices were the big drivers of the eighth bounce in a row for the Global Dairy Trade (GDT) last week, says Emma Higgins, Rabobank dairy analyst.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 March 2019 07:46

Milk powder, butter and cheese prices soar

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) auction continues to deliver good news for dairy farmers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 December 2018 09:55

Margins under squeeze

With the lowering of the farmgate milk price comes the squeezing of margins.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 October 2018 10:32

Some good news ahead on GDT

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) price index is at a two-year low, but there is some good news ahead, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 13:55

Price slump pressures $6.75 payout

The Global Dairy Trade had its eighth consecutive fall last week putting more downward pressure on Fonterra’s $6.75/kgMS milk price forecast, says BNZ senior economist Doug Steel.

Published in General News

A weaker New Zealand dollar may help offset the decline in Global Dairy Trade prices, but the reasons behind the lower dollar are more significant to dairy, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.  

Published in General News

A weaker New Zealand dollar may help offset the decline in Global Dairy Trade prices, but the reasons behind the lower dollar are more significant to dairy, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.  

Published in General News
Monday, 25 June 2018 10:15

WMP price falls slightly, butter up

Dairy prices softened slightly again at last week’s Global Dairy Trade Event but results were again mixed, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins. 

Published in General News

A shaky start possible, but a strong finish anticipated. That’s the prediction from Rabobank on the 2018-19 season starting June 1.

Published in General News
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