Fonterra earnings and profit are well up for the first half of this financial year.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 13 January 2016 13:32

Conference to talk farm profitability

Dairy farmers are being urged to attend next month's profitable dairy farming conference in Ashburton.

Published in General News
Saturday, 07 March 2015 00:00

Rural trader shrugs off head winds

Rural trader PGG Wrightson has reported a half-year gross profit of $33.6 million, its best result in seven years. Group revenue was up 3% and net profit after tax increased to $19.7 million, up from $13.4 million for the same period last year.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 14:57

Landcorp doubles profit

RECORD DAIRY prices contributed to Landcorp's net operating profit of $30 million for the year ending June 30, 2014, up from $13 million from the previous year.

Published in General News
Thursday, 15 May 2014 09:40

Secrets to dairy industry success

NEW ZEALAND dairy farmers are more efficient and produce at least twice as much milk per hectare compared to 50 years ago, says the latest DairyNZ Economic Survey.

Published in General News
Friday, 16 November 2012 11:51

Local investment in agriculture helps all NZ

While I hear all the talk regarding foreign investment in New Zealand farming, I would like to focus on farming investment for locals.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 23 October 2012 14:20

MPI predicts subdued season

A more subdued season for pastoral farm business in 2012/13 is predicted by the Ministry for Primary Industries with typical farms models showing dairy profit after tax down 57%, sheep and beef down 15%, but deer getting a boost.

Published in General News
 

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Pull your heads in

The Hound was disappointed but not surprised to see the multi-national, tax-dodging environmental group Greenpeace have another crack at NZers…

Unfortunate timing

Your old mate reckons Fonterra is not the only dairy company in NZ now under pressure.

 
 

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