Displaying items by tag: dairy

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 08:56

No change to Fonterra payout

Fonterra is maintaining its forecast farmgate milk payout of $4.70/kgMS this season.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 11:42

Dream closer to reality

PALMERSTON NORTH student Braydon Schroder is the latest winner of the Hugh Williams Ravensdown Memorial University Scholarship.

Published in General News
Monday, 23 March 2015 15:50

Dairy industry launches workplace accord

A new dairy industry workplace accord will be launched in May as part of a range of industry actions aimed at helping farmers attract and retain skilled people to work on farms.

Published in General News
Friday, 06 March 2015 10:58

Finding the true cash cow

A high performing Jersey herd can generate consistent cash flow now and in the future, a field day heard in Te Awamutu last month.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 February 2015 14:40

It’s time to announce the winners

The 2015 New Zealand Dairy Industry Awards is in full swing, with judging underway and the first regional winners due to be announced next week.

Published in General News
Friday, 27 February 2015 00:00


We catch up with our Australian correspondent Stephen Cooke and get a rundown on what is happening in the Aussie farming scene. 

Published in Podcasts
Thursday, 26 February 2015 08:39

Fonterra keeps forecast payout

Fonterra's 2014-15 forecast payout remains unchanged at $4.70/kgMS.

Published in General News
Saturday, 21 February 2015 00:00

Arla makes move in Australia

European dairy co-op Arla Foods is boosting its dairy presence in Australia in a joint venture with Australia’s largest cheese importer, F. Mayer Imports.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 February 2015 00:00

More China dairy concerns?

The Ministry for Primary Industries denies holding ‘special’ meetings with New Zealand dairy product makers in the light of claims that China has rejected 60 batches of our dairy products in the past year.

Published in General News
Thursday, 22 January 2015 00:00

Beef up to counter dairy drop

Dairy farmers should beef up balance sheets to cope with global milk price volatility, says the head of herd improvement company CRV.

Published in Agribusiness