Displaying items by tag: europe

Friday, 03 July 2015 10:47

EU moves will slash grain supply

European legislation threatens to slash the trading bloc’s grain output, so boosting prices globally, growers at the UK’s Cereals event were told last month.

Published in World News
Wednesday, 27 May 2015 08:54

Cervena venison piloted in Europe

New Zealand venison exporters have started a trial to test the appetite of European consumers for Cervena venison in the summer grilling season.

Published in General News
Friday, 01 May 2015 15:09

Ignore Europe’s value at your peril

New Zealand has had its head in the sand over the potential of the European dairy industry, according to KPMG’s international head of agri, Ian Proudfoot.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 15:02

No rapid response to quota removal

Analysts do not believe there will be a rapid production response to the abolition of milk quota in Europe.

Published in World 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
Tuesday, 17 February 2015 12:54

Fonterra opens new plant in the Netherlands.

Fonterra has commissioned its first wholly owned and operated ingredients plant in Europe.

Published in General News
Sunday, 14 December 2014 00:00

Irish farmers ready for quota removal

IT’S AN exciting time for Irish and European dairy farmers. Having been constrained by European milk quotas since 1984, the shackles will finally be removed on April 1, 2015.

Published in World News
Tuesday, 04 November 2014 00:00

Record returns forecast

ZESPRI SAYS its forecast per hectare returns have broken $50,000 for the first time, predicting orchard gate returns per hectare of $51,047.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 04 December 2013 08:16

EU milk tipped for global market

THE END of milk quotas in Europe from 2015 will add another dimension to the global milk supply, says Fonterra chairman John Wilson.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 May 2012 10:57

Ballance winners back from Europe

Southland farmers Grant and Bernie Weller love talking about their farm and the challenges of balancing profitability with environmental sustainability.

Published in General News