Displaying items by tag: PGG Wrightson

Friday, 31 July 2020 09:35

Limited feed puts ewes at risk

Severe feed shortages in parts of the country mean many ewes are on a nutritional knife-edge heading into lambing and could be at risk of developing metabolic disorders.

Published in Farm Health
Tuesday, 10 March 2020 10:46

Wool auctions back in action

Wool trading on both sides of the Tasman is back up and running after a cyberattack on industry software provider Talman.

Published in General News
Thursday, 10 October 2019 12:42

Tough, but profitable year for PGG Wrightson

PGG Wrightson (PGW) ended a bumpy year with record profit, a “transformational” sale of its grain and seed business and many changes of board and management.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 August 2019 13:55

PGG result boosted by seed division sale

PGG Wrightson (PGW) earnings are down on expectations after a “transformational” 2019.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 July 2019 12:55

$8.35m farm sale could strike a match

PGG Wrightson says the recent sale of a Lower Waitaki dairy farm for $8.35 million could “re-ignite” the market for dairy property.

Published in General News

Effective management of worms in sheep, cattle and other ruminants is no longer a one tool job.

Published in Farm Health
Monday, 06 May 2019 14:52

Hereford sires up for grabs

A premium line-up of Hereford sires will be offered for sale in Manawatu next week.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 March 2019 12:14

Wet spring softens PGW’s result

A wet spring across the country and a delayed recovery were largely the reason for a softer half-year result for PGG Wrightson (PGW).

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 November 2018 11:25

PGW’s seed division sale approved

PGG Wrightson shareholders have approved a plan to sell its seeds division to Danish seeds giant DLF.

Published in General News
Friday, 26 October 2018 10:55

Benchmarking key to plant breeding

Plant breeding research for pastoral farming has shifted from the likes of AgResearch to private institutions, says Derek Woodfield, GM research and development, PGG Wrightson Seeds.

Published in Management
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