Displaying items by tag: dairy

Wednesday, 02 November 2016 16:40

Morale booster for dairy farmers at GDT auction

Federated Farmers Dairy chairman Andrew Hoggard says this morning’s strong rise in global dairy prices is a morale booster for farmers.

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Tuesday, 01 November 2016 09:13

Nutrition experts urge teens to consume dairy

Give your teenage girls 2-3 serves of dairy a day to ensure they have strong healthy bones for life.

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Tuesday, 01 November 2016 06:55

Sheep, beef to aid dairy in cutting emissions?

Will sheep and beef farmers in future grow trees to sell offsets to dairy under the Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS)?

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Wednesday, 12 October 2016 14:11

Time to move co-op forward

Fonterra chairman John Wilson says the final vote on governance and representation reflects shareholder sentiment.

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Wednesday, 12 October 2016 12:20

‘Thorough and thoughtful process’

Fonterra chairman John Wilson says the governance and representation review was “a thorough and thoughtful process”.

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Wednesday, 07 September 2016 17:37

Meat, dairy boost manufacturing sales

A lift in meat and dairy manufacturing helped increase total manufacturing sales in the June 2016 quarter, Statistics New Zealand says.

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Thursday, 16 June 2016 08:14

Dairy dependency dwindles

Finance Minister Bill English says it turns out that the country is not as dependent on the dairy industry as we thought.

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Friday, 10 June 2016 10:01

Important day for Fonterra

Fonterra shareholders are gathering in Hamilton today for a special meeting to decide the future composition of the co-op's board.

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Sunday, 15 May 2016 11:01

Pay cut worth every cent

DANNEVIRKE SHAREMILKERS Mark and Jaime Arnold were named the 2016 New Zealand Share Farmers of the Year. They took home $52,000 in cash and prizes at last night's national awards in Wellington.

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Thursday, 17 March 2016 07:55

TPP delivers big time says negotiator

Japan declined to eliminate its tariff on beef, but cut it from the current 38.5% to 9% under full implementation of the TPP. 

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