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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

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
Wednesday, 04 July 2018 12:55

Global milk growth stalls, payout set to rise

Global milk supply is stalling and that could mean more money in the pockets of New Zealand dairy farmers.

Published in General News
Monday, 25 June 2018 10:15

WMP price falls slightly, butter up

Dairy prices softened slightly again at last week’s Global Dairy Trade Event but results were again mixed, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins. 

Published in General News

A shaky start possible, but a strong finish anticipated. That’s the prediction from Rabobank on the 2018-19 season starting June 1.

Published in General News

Whole milk powder prices were softer at last week’s GDT auction, taking the average price down 1.5% to US$3231/t and the overall price index down 1.1%, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.  

Published in General News
Wednesday, 02 May 2018 09:06

GDT price index down 1.1%

The second to last Global Dairy Trade (GDT) event for the 2017-18 production season saw the auction’s price index down 1.1%.

Published in General News