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Wednesday, 20 September 2017 09:55

If you measure it, you can make more

Tools such as Farm IQ and other farming data collection tools are increasingly important to sheep producers, Blake Holgate believes.

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Wednesday, 20 September 2017 08:55

Lamb does have a rosy future – report

Growing more lambs in the shoulder season is among proposals for maximising the value of New Zealand lamb in a new report from Rabobank.

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Thursday, 24 August 2017 14:55

Adding value more than just adding cost

The term ‘value added’ is too often used as a vague generic, and farmers need to consider specific strategies for adding value, says Rabobank analyst Blake Holgate.

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Thursday, 24 August 2017 10:55

More stainless steel, less milk

New Zealand dairy processors could struggle to get enough milk to operate their plants, according to a new report by Rabobank.

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Wednesday, 26 July 2017 08:55

No worries about prices

Buyers appear comfortable with the current whole milk powder (WMP) prices despite predictions of higher production in New Zealand, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.

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Wednesday, 26 July 2017 07:55

Big burst by butter

Butter prices last week burst through the US$6000/tonne mark for the first time in GDT Event history, hitting US$6004/t for the tenth time this year.

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Sunday, 23 July 2017 13:55

Chinese moving to higher value dairy

Chinese dairy consumers are increasingly turning to higher value added or premium dairy products, says Sandy Chen, Rabobank’s senior dairy and beverages analyst for Asia.

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Monday, 17 July 2017 12:35

Global demand for fruits, veges up

There is significant potential for New Zealand to export more fruit and vegetables, says a visiting US fruit and vegetable expert.

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Tuesday, 11 July 2017 08:55

Maintain, build on NZ image in China

Never take your eye off the food safety ‘ball’, and maintain and build on the New Zealand image, a Shanghai dairy analyst advises.

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Saturday, 08 July 2017 07:55

Farmers buoyant

New Zealand farmer confidence and spending intentions jumped to record levels in the second quarter of this year, buoyed by improved commodity prices.

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