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Prices nudge lower in Fonterra milk powder auction for May
5th May 10, 7:39am
Prices nudge lower in Fonterra milk powder auction for May
Craig Norgate's RPI put into receivership
3rd May 10, 6:22pm
Craig Norgate's RPI put into receivership
Fonterra lifts 09/10 milk price forecast by 40c/kg; total payout may hit NZ$6.40/kg this year and next year
27th Apr 10, 12:59pm
Fonterra lifts 09/10 milk price forecast by 40c/kg; total payout may hit NZ$6.40/kg this year and next year
16 Crafar Farms put up for sale on open market as Chinese deal stalls
22nd Apr 10, 4:21pm
16 Crafar Farms put up for sale on open market as Chinese deal stalls
Receivers hit back at 'irrational and uncooperative' Crafars; allege cattle rustling
21st Apr 10, 7:36pm
Receivers hit back at 'irrational and uncooperative' Crafars; allege cattle rustling
Rural roundup: Less gas; rivals closing the gaps; condition feeding trials
19th Apr 10, 3:09pm
Rural roundup: Less gas; rivals closing the gaps; condition feeding trials
RBNZ delays introducing tougher capital rules for rural lending until end of 2010
15th Apr 10, 5:19pm
RBNZ delays introducing tougher capital rules for rural lending until end of 2010
Rural round-up: Leasing for sustainability; weed invasion; drought
14th Apr 10, 8:40am
Rural round-up: Leasing for sustainability; weed invasion; drought
May Wang argues NZers shouldn't write her off due to previous business failures
9th Apr 10, 5:12pm
May Wang argues NZers shouldn't write her off due to previous business failures
Rural roundup: ETS impacts; Capital gains gone; Rabbits return
8th Apr 10, 12:12pm
Rural roundup: ETS impacts; Capital gains gone; Rabbits return
Fonterra details plans for share trading between farmers (Update 4)
7th Apr 10, 1:00pm
Fonterra details plans for share trading between farmers (Update 4)
Whole milk powder price jumps 21% in Fonterra's "very strong" April auction
7th Apr 10, 7:47am
Whole milk powder price jumps 21% in Fonterra's "very strong" April auction
Fonterra to propose farmers trade shares between themselves
30th Mar 10, 2:21pm
Fonterra to propose farmers trade shares between themselves
Rural roundup: New DNA tests; tiger worms; high-country grazing
26th Mar 10, 8:40am
Rural roundup: New DNA tests; tiger worms; high-country grazing
Have your say: Should May Wang be allowed to spend NZ$1.5 bln on dairy farms? (Update 3)
25th Mar 10, 12:34pm
Have your say: Should May Wang be allowed to spend NZ$1.5 bln on dairy farms? (Update 3)
Rural roundup: Intensive dairying; calf prices; Wool on come-back
23rd Mar 10, 12:12pm
Rural roundup: Intensive dairying; calf prices; Wool on come-back
Receivers called into McVitty dairy farms and Patoka Dairies (Update 2)
19th Mar 10, 12:49pm
Receivers called into McVitty dairy farms and Patoka Dairies (Update 2)
Median farm prices collapse 40% in two years; dairy farm sales crash 78%
15th Mar 10, 1:28pm
Median farm prices collapse 40% in two years; dairy farm sales crash 78%
Rural roundup: Super grass, wool skepticism, key Aussie scientist moves to NZ
6th Mar 10, 11:20am
Rural roundup: Super grass, wool skepticism, key Aussie scientist moves to NZ
Weekly Agridata report: Chinese demand for velvet; beef and lamb prices firming
3rd Mar 10, 4:40pm
Weekly Agridata report: Chinese demand for velvet; beef and lamb prices firming
Milk powder price up 0.8% in Fonterra's March auction
3rd Mar 10, 7:46am
Milk powder price up 0.8% in Fonterra's March auction
Commodity prices near record highs in NZ dollar terms, ANZ index show
1st Mar 10, 3:36pm
Commodity prices near record highs in NZ dollar terms, ANZ index show
Rural roundup: New TB test for cattle; ag scientists unhappy
1st Mar 10, 10:30am
Rural roundup: New TB test for cattle; ag scientists unhappy
Rural roundup: Sex sorting; tough for PGGW; Fonterra wants to share
26th Feb 10, 9:30am
Rural roundup: Sex sorting; tough for PGGW; Fonterra wants to share
Rural roundup: Fertiliser; animal welfare; debt pressures
25th Feb 10, 7:50am
Rural roundup: Fertiliser; animal welfare; debt pressures