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Lamb prices are high but industry remains buffeted by big crosswinds
20th May 22, 9:59am
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Lamb prices are high but industry remains buffeted by big crosswinds
Guy Trafford assesses the chances of the latest push to build back the strong wool sector and its product in consumer markets. He finds it hard not to remain a sceptic
23rd Feb 22, 9:25am
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Guy Trafford assesses the chances of the latest push to build back the strong wool sector and its product in consumer markets. He finds it hard not to remain a sceptic
Tractor sales have a strong year in 2021 as wheels kept turning in essential industries, but supply remains an issue
14th Jan 22, 11:27am
by Toby Allen
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Tractor sales have a strong year in 2021 as wheels kept turning in essential industries, but supply remains an issue
Keith Woodford reminds farmers the price of carbon is determined by Government. There lies the risk for carbon farming
23rd Aug 21, 10:41am
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Keith Woodford reminds farmers the price of carbon is determined by Government. There lies the risk for carbon farming
Given current carbon prices, the march of the pine trees across the landscape has only just begun. The implications are massive
14th Aug 21, 9:20am
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Given current carbon prices, the march of the pine trees across the landscape has only just begun. The implications are massive
Hard-hill country farmers need to look seriously at carbon farming opportunities as carbon prices keep rising
28th Jul 21, 12:31pm
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Hard-hill country farmers need to look seriously at carbon farming opportunities as carbon prices keep rising
Sheep-farming retreat will continue despite excellent meat prices, with carbon farming the mega-force
20th Jul 21, 12:15pm
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Sheep-farming retreat will continue despite excellent meat prices, with carbon farming the mega-force
South Island hill and high-country sheep farms are big and profitable but have limited options
1st Jul 21, 4:33pm
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South Island hill and high-country sheep farms are big and profitable but have limited options
Intensive sheep farms have been squeezed by dairy and are now drifting to beef with wool right out of the money
19th Jun 21, 8:56am
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Intensive sheep farms have been squeezed by dairy and are now drifting to beef with wool right out of the money
The North Island hill country is where sheep, beef, production forests and carbon farming all compete for land-use
3rd Jun 21, 2:49pm
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The North Island hill country is where sheep, beef, production forests and carbon farming all compete for land-use
The sheep and beef industry is getting squeezed from all sides, yet export returns exceed $7 billion
6th May 21, 10:29am
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The sheep and beef industry is getting squeezed from all sides, yet export returns exceed $7 billion
Allan Barber sees tight margins, cutthroat farm gate procurement, over capacity and competitive market behaviour. He wonders how it can ever emerge from the quicksand
13th May 14, 10:47am
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Allan Barber sees tight margins, cutthroat farm gate procurement, over capacity and competitive market behaviour. He wonders how it can ever emerge from the quicksand
Conor English shows why meat farmers might have a tough time getting better returns
23rd Apr 14, 9:53am
by Guest
Conor English shows why meat farmers might have a tough time getting better returns
Bank says renewing pasture and forage is one of the key things red meat farmers can do
25th Feb 14, 9:45am
by Guest
Bank says renewing pasture and forage is one of the key things red meat farmers can do
English says drought 'will peg back GDP growth, but we don't know how much yet'; says will also make it 'bit harder' for Govt to make surplus in 2014/15
12th Mar 13, 2:28pm
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English says drought 'will peg back GDP growth, but we don't know how much yet'; says will also make it 'bit harder' for Govt to make surplus in 2014/15
BusinessDesk: WSI annual profit surges almost six times on record wool prices
2nd Sep 11, 5:15pm
BusinessDesk: WSI annual profit surges almost six times on record wool prices
Farm syndicator MyFarm sees pre-tax annual returns of up to 12% including some capital gains
24th Jan 11, 4:08pm
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Farm syndicator MyFarm sees pre-tax annual returns of up to 12% including some capital gains