Drought

25th Jun 20, 9:24am
Guy Trafford reports that new rains will start the cycle of recovery, but some may find it harder than others. And finally, officials start to face the consequences of excessive tax-farming with forests
Guy Trafford reports that new rains will start the cycle of recovery, but some may find it harder than others. And finally, officials start to face the consequences of excessive tax-farming with forests
25th Jun 20, 9:24am
29th Apr 20, 9:16am
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Nationwide feed shortages are prompting DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb New Zealand to encourage farmers to act now to secure next season’s performance
Nationwide feed shortages are prompting DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb New Zealand to encourage farmers to act now to secure next season’s performance
29th Apr 20, 9:16am
13th Mar 20, 7:15am
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Westpac CEO David McLean details the bank's efforts to combat climate change, saying banks need to make it easier for their customers to take action on climate change
Westpac CEO David McLean details the bank's efforts to combat climate change, saying banks need to make it easier for their customers to take action on climate change
13th Mar 20, 7:15am
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10th Mar 20, 2:56pm
RBNZ Governor Adrian Orr reiterates next OCR review is scheduled for March 25 in speech on central bank's potential use of unconventional monetary policy tools
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RBNZ Governor Adrian Orr reiterates next OCR review is scheduled for March 25 in speech on central bank's potential use of unconventional monetary policy tools
10th Mar 20, 2:56pm
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28th Feb 20, 1:05pm
Sharon Zollner, chief economist at NZ's biggest bank, says as the economic impact of coronavirus rises so to do the odds of RBNZ OCR cuts
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Sharon Zollner, chief economist at NZ's biggest bank, says as the economic impact of coronavirus rises so to do the odds of RBNZ OCR cuts
28th Feb 20, 1:05pm
17th Feb 20, 1:11pm
BNZ economists caution that the hit to the NZ economy from our worsening Big Dry could be as bad as the impact from coronavirus and they say a recession is a 'very real risk'
BNZ economists caution that the hit to the NZ economy from our worsening Big Dry could be as bad as the impact from coronavirus and they say a recession is a 'very real risk'
17th Feb 20, 1:11pm
22nd Jan 20, 9:44am
Guy Trafford sees Australia's climate woes as a warning to New Zealand, and that mitigation, adaption, preparation and remediation need to be worked on here, now. Meanwhile, processors have been cutting prices to farmers
Guy Trafford sees Australia's climate woes as a warning to New Zealand, and that mitigation, adaption, preparation and remediation need to be worked on here, now. Meanwhile, processors have been cutting prices to farmers
22nd Jan 20, 9:44am
13th Nov 19, 12:41pm
Guy Trafford critiques the Commissioner for the Environment's latest report, and wonders if the problem of turning ideas into actions and results will be this Government's demise
Guy Trafford critiques the Commissioner for the Environment's latest report, and wonders if the problem of turning ideas into actions and results will be this Government's demise
13th Nov 19, 12:41pm
23rd Sep 18, 9:07am
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Motu researchers on predicting obesity rates from space, reinventing cities, genes associated with education, and the Ig Nobel Prizes
Motu researchers on predicting obesity rates from space, reinventing cities, genes associated with education, and the Ig Nobel Prizes
23rd Sep 18, 9:07am
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24th Dec 17, 3:03pm
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MPI declares a 'medium-scale adverse event' in lower North Island. Banks roll out farm drought assistance packages
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MPI declares a 'medium-scale adverse event' in lower North Island. Banks roll out farm drought assistance packages
24th Dec 17, 3:03pm
3rd Feb 17, 2:52pm
Medium scale drought in Northland declared
Medium scale drought in Northland declared
3rd Feb 17, 2:52pm
19th Jan 16, 5:02am
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Harbour Asset Management's Andrew Bascand says don't over estimate systemic risks to the Australian banking system from falling commodity prices & Chinese equity market volatility
Harbour Asset Management's Andrew Bascand says don't over estimate systemic risks to the Australian banking system from falling commodity prices & Chinese equity market volatility
19th Jan 16, 5:02am
20th Oct 15, 11:20am
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Infometrics sees looming large construction projects shielding the economy from drought and weaker global demand for our commodities
Infometrics sees looming large construction projects shielding the economy from drought and weaker global demand for our commodities
20th Oct 15, 11:20am
22nd Sep 15, 1:56pm
NZIER's Kirdan Lees & Geoff Parr say the impact of the expected El Niño may differ from the past due to changed farming practices
NZIER's Kirdan Lees & Geoff Parr say the impact of the expected El Niño may differ from the past due to changed farming practices
22nd Sep 15, 1:56pm
25th May 15, 1:26pm
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BNZ's Doug Steel looks at what El Nino means for New Zealand and how we fared in similar weather patterns in the past
BNZ's Doug Steel looks at what El Nino means for New Zealand and how we fared in similar weather patterns in the past
25th May 15, 1:26pm
3rd Feb 15, 5:33pm
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Care in feed planning decisions important says DairyNZ as the dry conditions bite in some areas, cautioning against drying off too early
Care in feed planning decisions important says DairyNZ as the dry conditions bite in some areas, cautioning against drying off too early
3rd Feb 15, 5:33pm
31st Jan 15, 7:00am
Opinion: Will Graeme Wheeler have to swallow a dead rat and cut the OCR?
Opinion: Will Graeme Wheeler have to swallow a dead rat and cut the OCR?
31st Jan 15, 7:00am
24th Dec 13, 1:19pm
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Summer rains and normal soil moisture levels set up the season for a great rural result; drought index low
Summer rains and normal soil moisture levels set up the season for a great rural result; drought index low
24th Dec 13, 1:19pm
14th Dec 13, 8:44am
Post peak milk season faces ideal pasture conditions nationwide; milk flows high
Post peak milk season faces ideal pasture conditions nationwide; milk flows high
14th Dec 13, 8:44am
4th Sep 13, 1:02pm
Westpac economists say world milk prices 'continue to defy gravity'; increase their pick of Fonterra's milk price to $8.30
Westpac economists say world milk prices 'continue to defy gravity'; increase their pick of Fonterra's milk price to $8.30
4th Sep 13, 1:02pm
2nd Sep 13, 2:17pm
Prices up strongly, but drought volumes hold back big export gains in latest trade price data
Prices up strongly, but drought volumes hold back big export gains in latest trade price data
2nd Sep 13, 2:17pm
27th Aug 13, 3:21pm
Fonterra lifts forecast milk price by another 30c to $7.80 for 2013-14 season and a total payout of $8.12 to farmers
Fonterra lifts forecast milk price by another 30c to $7.80 for 2013-14 season and a total payout of $8.12 to farmers
27th Aug 13, 3:21pm
31st Jul 13, 9:00am
Fonterra lifts milk price forecast for 2013-14 by NZ50c to NZ$7.50; estimated dividend NZ32c per share
Fonterra lifts milk price forecast for 2013-14 by NZ50c to NZ$7.50; estimated dividend NZ32c per share
31st Jul 13, 9:00am
29th May 13, 3:13pm
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Dairy farmers relieved at Fonterra 2013/14 forecast, but warn the drought problems from this season linger
Dairy farmers relieved at Fonterra 2013/14 forecast, but warn the drought problems from this season linger
29th May 13, 3:13pm
15th May 13, 8:24pm
March milk production fell sharply as the drought bit harder
March milk production fell sharply as the drought bit harder
15th May 13, 8:24pm

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