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Tuesday, 25 September 2018 13:55

Price slump pressures $6.75 payout

The Global Dairy Trade had its eighth consecutive fall last week putting more downward pressure on Fonterra’s $6.75/kgMS milk price forecast, says BNZ senior economist Doug Steel.

Published in General News
Monday, 24 September 2018 10:05

Opportunities and challenges

Rabobank’s new horticulture and wine analyst believes there are a  number of opportunities ahead for the New Zealand wine industry.

Published in General News
Monday, 24 September 2018 09:37

Immense crop farms amaze Kiwis

Four kiwi arable farmers were amazed recently to see the immensity of the cropping industries in western Europe and Ukraine.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 15 August 2018 08:21

Warnings on China

The last decade has been littered with unsuccessful joint ventures in China and we’ll probably see more, says Tim Hunt, Rabobank’s general manager food and agribusiness research in New Zealand and Australia. 

Published in General News
Friday, 03 August 2018 09:45

Sustainability crucial in Chinese food choices

New Zealand’s horticultural sector will need to keep a close eye on the role sustainability attributes play in the purchasing decisions of Chinese consumers.

Published in General News
Friday, 03 August 2018 09:42

Rabobank’s executive appointment

Rabobank New Zealand has appointed Karin van Selm as group executive, wholesale banking. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 July 2018 10:13

Mycoplasma bovis weighs down farmer confidence

Concerns about the impact of Mycoplasma bovis on the agriculture sector have seen New Zealand farmer confidence decline over the past quarter, the latest Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey shows. 

Published in Opinion

A weaker New Zealand dollar may help offset the decline in Global Dairy Trade prices, but the reasons behind the lower dollar are more significant to dairy, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.  

Published in General News
Tuesday, 17 July 2018 13:55

Outlook for meat remains rosy

The apparent ease with which the global lamb markets have been able to absorb extra volumes from New Zealand and Australia indicates demand remains very strong, a Rabobank report says.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 July 2018 12:55

China production could trim milk price

Rabobank says it doesn’t share Fonterra’s optimism about the international situation this season.

Published in Agribusiness