Dairy farming

11 Dec 18, 12:02pm
Fonterra unveils a new financial tool it says will help farmers gain more certainty of what they will be paid for their milk
29 Nov 18, 10:36am
Guy Trafford reviews the latest claims on Canterbury water quality by Fish & Game and finds misrepresented sources, misquoted facts, and no transparency around samples selected. Fish & Game respond
6 Nov 18, 11:51am
Westpac NZ's David McLean is seeing increased competition between the banks as the spring housing market springs to life
5 Nov 18, 10:07am
Westpac NZ annual cash earnings rise 5%, statutory earnings up 3% to $936 mln, three-year business transformation programme yielding benefits
20 Aug 18, 11:49am
Keith Woodford discusses how Fonterra’s governors become information prisoners of management and lack independent market insights
1 Aug 18, 11:23am
Westland Milk Products' future up in the air as investment strategists consider merging, divesting or bringing in a cornerstone investor to the co-operative
28 Jul 18, 10:31am
Guy Trafford takes a look at a research report that puts a spotlight on key challenges facing Fonterra
27 Jul 18, 10:30am
Fonterra chairman John Wilson stood down on Friday, citing health reasons. Fonterra critic Shane Jones has a few words of advice for new chairman John Monaghan
27 Jul 18, 9:41am
Fonterra chairman John Wilson quits after serious health scare, being replaced by John Monaghan, a director of the co-operative for 10 years
14 Jun 18, 3:08pm
Winston Peters says ‘heads should roll’ at Fonterra over its loss on China's Beingmate, says the buck stops at the top
7 May 18, 12:01pm
Environment Minister David Parker says RMA reforms are on the way, including the way environment policy is regulated
6 Nov 17, 9:51am
Westpac NZ annual cash earnings climb 10% despite flat income thanks to $135 mln impairment turnaround as dairy farming sector recovers
22 May 17, 9:14am
Keith Woodford says there are lessons to learn from Oregon dairy farming
9 May 17, 9:48am
Keith Woodford says that the challenges of finding alternatives to dairying are under-estimated by urban New Zealand
19 Apr 17, 12:00pm
Brian Fallow is encouraged by the collegiality on display in Parliament over climate change, but notes the cow in the room remains agriculture
24 Mar 17, 2:41pm
ANZ reduces its Fonterra 2016/17 milk price forecast, although it still remains above the co-operative's own forecast
23 Feb 17, 2:29pm
Govt aims to have 90% of rivers and waterways swimmable by 2040, Environment Minister Smith says; Farmers are ready for the challenge - Primary Industries Minister Guy
23 Dec 16, 8:05am
Keith Woodford says Fonterra’s new winter milk premiums recognise that 12-month production is needed for value-add
29 Nov 16, 4:03pm
Keith Woodford says that dairy volatility is still with us, and there is lots of uncertainty over the coming months
17 Nov 16, 1:18pm
REINZ reports a number of farm owners are holding off selling till the weather gets better; lifestyle market sales squeezed


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