Whole milk powder defied predictions and dropped in the GDT auction overnight.

Whole milk powder (WMP) defied predictions and dropped in the GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction overnight.

 
A new study will test consumers’ awareness of NZ red meat and gain an understanding of the attributes that are important to them.

The red meat sector wants to know what attributes in beef and lamb products are important to key consumers and how it influences their purchase decisions.

 
Fiona Turner.

Two Marlborough wine companies have done something no other Sauvignon Blanc producer in the world has ever done – achieve a 98-point score in a Decanter Panel Tasting.

 
A wasp is coming to the rescue of vegetable growers facing the threat of the Tomato Potato Psyllid pest.

A wasp is coming to the rescue of vegetable growers facing the threat of the Tomato Potato Psyllid (TPP) pest.

An incentive scheme to get suppliers to the Taupo-based Miraka dairy company to produce better quality milk and adopt best-practice systems is producing stunning results.

Fonterra chairman John Wilson says weather conditions over spring will be crucial to this season’s milk production.

Dr Edwin Massey examines the wine industry’s role in contributing to Biosecurity 2025: Protecting to Grow New Zealand, the Government’s statement outlining the strategic direction for biosecurity in New Zealand.

The Ministry for Primary Industries says it is not surprised that a seventh farm has been confirmed as infected with the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis, following a positive result on a fifth property of the Van Leeuwen Dairy Group on October 2.

Shareholders of independent milk processor Westland Milk Products have endorsed a package of changes designed to improve and update the cooperative’s governance.

 

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