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Tuesday, 27 June 2017 09:34

Farmer confidence at record high

Confidence in the New Zealand agricultural sector has lifted dramatically over the past quarter.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 13:08

Fat prices continue record run on GDT

Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins says the overnight dairy auction delivered good and bad news.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 June 2017 09:55

More weight to fat story

The back-to-fat story was reinforced at the latest GDT event with butter up 3.3% to a fresh auction record high of US$5631/t, says ASB senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 12:34

Mixed bag result at dairy auction

The first Global Dairy Trade (GDT) of the new season has delivered a mixed bag of results.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 31 May 2017 08:38

The stars and stripes are in our future

Recently there has been considerable media coverage of the news that New Zealand wine has become the number three imported wine into the US, with only France and Italy ahead of us.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 09 May 2017 09:55

Prices stable, even rising

The outlook for the coming dairy season is positive with prices stable and lifting slightly, several economists say.

Published in General News
Friday, 28 April 2017 09:55

Bank sees early breather for Kiwi farmers

New Zealand dairy farmers can look forward to a good season in 2017-18, after having enjoyed the fruits of improved commodity prices much earlier than their global counterparts.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 25 April 2017 14:55

GDT lift raises hope for payout

There's scope for a small lift this season in Fonterra’s farmgate milk price after the GDT Event price index rose 3.1% last week, says BNZ senior economist Doug Steel.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 11:55

Fats flex muscle at GDT auction

The rise of fats continues to play out as the GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction saw its second consecutive rise last week, says Rabobank dairy analyst, Emma Higgins.

Published in General News
Thursday, 06 April 2017 14:55

NZ farmers start year on positive note

2017 has begun on a positive note for the country’s farmers with rural confidence levels edging up, primarily driven by signs of renewed optimism among horticulturalists and sheep and beef producers.

Published in Agribusiness

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