Displaying items by tag: dairy

Friday, 10 August 2018 12:18

Fonterra farmers want answers

Fonterra farmers are putting their co-op on notice over the decision to reduce milk price and not to pay any more dividend this year.

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Monday, 22 January 2018 14:47

More headache for Fonterra in China

Fonterra’s shaky investment in Chinese food company Beingmate is heading for more trouble.

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Friday, 19 January 2018 14:44

Record temperatures bring challenges

With New Zealand experiencing record-breaking heatwaves this summer, AgResearch scientists say farmed animals can be susceptible and the pressure is on farmers to manage it.

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Friday, 19 January 2018 08:35

Disease speculation causing more stress

Federated Farmers says speculation around the cattle disease Mycoplasma Bovis and its origins is just adding more stress to worried farmers.

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Dairy farmers looking to step off-farm and into the boardroom are being sought by DairyNZ.

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Tuesday, 09 January 2018 15:40

Cow disease spreads to Ashburton farm

Bacterial cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis has been confirmed on a farm in Ashburton.
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Friday, 29 December 2017 21:33

Milk production drops

Fonterra says this season’s milk production will be down 4% compared to last season.
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Friday, 01 December 2017 15:40

Angry and frustrated- Wilson

Fonterra chairman John Wilson says as a farmer he is angry and disappointed with today's arbitration decision over the false botulism scare in 2013.

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Farmers are backing moves by the Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) to cull animals on farms affected by the disease Mycoplasma bovis (M. bovis).

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Saturday, 29 July 2017 07:55

MPI working on cow disease

The Ministry of Primary Industries says work continues at pace on a large farming operation in the South Canterbury/Oamaru area to manage the bacterial cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis.

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