Displaying items by tag: rabobank

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
Tuesday, 14 February 2017 08:55

Banks supporting drought-hit farmers

Most major banks are offering some assistance for drought stricken farmers.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 February 2017 08:55

‘Endless’ agri career opportunities

Applause has replaced eye rolling as university students launch a scheme to show secondary schoolers the career opportunities in the primary industries.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 07 February 2017 10:00

‘Moment of truth’ looms

New Zealand agriculture faces a “moment of truth” in 2017, according to a report by agribusiness banking specialist Rabobank.

Published in General News

Confidence levels among New Zealand’s farmers remain high but have tempered slightly, the latest quarterly Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey has found.

Published in Agribusiness
Sunday, 25 December 2016 06:55

Value or volume – farmer’s choice

With consumer preferences changing, farmers are faced with a choice between intensive farming with all the technologies.

Published in Management

Confidence levels among New Zealand’s farmers remain high but have tempered slightly, the latest quarterly Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey has found.

Published in Agribusiness
Monday, 28 November 2016 07:55

Value in improved environmental performance

Improved environmental sustainability should provide long-term strategic value to New Zealand’s food and agri sector, according to a recently-released report by agricultural banking specialist Rabobank.

Published in General News

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Perfect pivots — Editorial

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