rural charts

Dairy prices

This chart series is based on wholesale trader prices in US$ per tonne, as reported, for butter, skim milk powder, whole milk powder, and cheddar cheese. These prices are converted into NZ$ at the... Read full story

Rural credit

These charts report the growth in credit used by the rural sector in New Zealand. The data is provided by the RBNZ about one month after the end of each period. Data includes lending by both bank... Read full story

Farm expense index

This is a measure of the changes in farm operating costs - a sort of inflation index for farming businesses. These charts are not tracking livestock costs, only operating expenses.

Data for... Read full story

Farm sales

This series records the volume of farm sales, based on the monthly REINZ data. It excludes the sale of life-style blocks, and similar hobby farms.

Included are dairy farms, arable farms... Read full story

P2 steer

This chart series tracks the weekly processor schedules as at Saturday each week.

M2 Bull

This chart series tracks the weekly processor schedules as at Saturday each week.

Y Lamb

This chart series tracks the weekly processor schedules as at Saturday each week.

Saleyard Prime Steer

This chart series tracks the weekly saleyard sales of prime steers 481-580kg LWT as at Saturday each week.

AP Stag

This chart series tracks the weekly schedule prices as at Saturday each week.

Saleyard Store lamb

This chart series tracks the weekly saleyard sales as at Saturday each week.

Wool Indicator prices

This chart series tracks the weekly auction sales as at Thursday each week.

Fonterra share price

This chart series is based on the closing trading price for the Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd (FCG) shares.

The price data is the adjusted closing price sourced from NZX and reflects all... Read full story