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Friday, 27 March 2020 12:41

Rain bringing some drought relief — Penny

While the uncertainty caused by COVID-19 continues, ran has brought some drought relief over the past week, says ASB senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

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Friday, 14 February 2020 10:44

Drought’s mixed effects on sectors

Prolonged dry weather will have mixed effects on commodity prices, says ASB senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

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Wednesday, 22 January 2020 11:29

$8 payout possible

The guessing game has begun to predict what dairy farmers will get for their milk this season.

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Friday, 17 January 2020 14:28

Days of record commodity prices over — Penny

After 2019’s record highs, farmers should expect less spectacular NZ commodity prices this year, says ASB senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

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Tuesday, 10 December 2019 09:55

Dairy prices may climb further

ASB rural economist Nathan Penny says the bank sees an upside to last week’s milk price forecast from Fonterra.

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Tuesday, 26 November 2019 07:55

Milk price rises, volatility eases

ASB bumped up its this season milk price forecast by 50c to $7.50/kgMS after last week’s 1.7% rise in the Global Dairy Trade.

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Tuesday, 10 September 2019 07:55

Lamb cracks $8/kg

Lamb prices have cracked the $8/kg mark for the second successive year and things could get even better.

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Thursday, 29 August 2019 10:55

NZ beef gains in China

New Zealand beef exports to China are booming, thanks to trade tensions and a disease outbreak in China’s pork industry.

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Wednesday, 03 July 2019 09:55

$8 lamb on the cards

Sheep farmers are in for another year of solid returns, says ASB’s senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

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Soaring butter prices may see next season’s milk price go beyond $7/kgMS – even as high as the mid sevens.

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