Tuesday, 29 October 2019 10:27

Vladimir the dairy farmer

Russian President Vladimir Putin is a master tactician in taking advantage of international conflicts.

Published in Milking It

Russia's ban on imported agricultural products, including dairy products, is due to end in December 2017, boosting global dairy prices, says an industry report.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 September 2016 12:34

Kiwi dairy ranks well with wary Russians

The fine milk and butter products of New Zealand have long had a good reputation in Russia. A journalist in central Russia, Nataliya Shkol'naya, sent Dairy News this exclusive, rare look into the ordinary citizen's view of dairy markets and embargoes.

Published in General News
Thursday, 17 March 2016 11:06

Italy, Hungary break ranks over Russia

New Zealand First says Italy and Hungary are breaking European ranks over Russian sanctions.

Published in World News
Friday, 05 February 2016 19:20

Really?

Your old mate is somewhat bemused by the eternal love affair Winston Peters has with Russia.

Published in The Hound
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 12:00

Fonterra predicts price rise

Global Dairy Trade prices are coming back relatively quickly and Fonterra expects whole milk powder prices to keep climbing over the next six months, says Fonterra chairman John Wilson.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 14:06

Claas spends up on sleeping red giant

While the the world’s farm machinery industry is feeling it tough, sitting alongside an agricultural sector that appears to be in the doldrums, it’s encouraging to hear one big company is looking to the future.

Published in Machinery & Products
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 11:17

Russian revolution in the dairy shed

Milking technology supplied by Waikato Milking Systems (WMS) is helping a large-scale Russian farm double its 1000-cow milking herd and production.

Published in World News
Sunday, 15 March 2015 00:00

Keep an eye on the sky

After an uninspiring ten months, the start of 2015 has understandably created a great deal more optimism on the sellers’ side of global dairy markets. 

Published in General News
Friday, 06 March 2015 00:00

Impact of Russian ban felt by all

A disturbing element of Russia’s ban on dairy and other imports is that food trade has been politicised, says Kimberly Crewther, executive director of the Dairy Companies Association of New Zealand.

Published in General News
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