Recent dairy auction prices have led Westpac to revise upward its payout forecast to $6.50/kgMS.

Export commodity prices have started 2018 on a firm footing thanks in part to the buoyant global trade backdrop. 

Robotics and automation advancements are huge worldwide.

Younger generations are growing up surrounded by technology and the advancement of these technologies is ferocious.

Natasha Maguire (left) receives her award for innovation.

Home-grown animal health company Farm Medix Ltd has again had the nod for its innovative products.

Made French style in Oamaru

A chance find of suspicious mould in hay on a Fairlie beef farm has led to the discovery of a new blue cheese culture for Oamaru-based Whitestone Cheese.

Samuel Anderson, Lely Dairy NZ.

The decision by Lely NZ’s parent company Lely to sell its grass machinery division to AGCO and concentrate on dairy technology, particularly robotic milking, has brought about changes in New Zealand and Australia.

New Zealand's provenance story is not always based on clean and green; often it relates to the friendliness of the people, says Mark Piper, Fonterra’s director group R&D.

A planting day on a farm at Kokopu, Northland, this month saw the first of 20,000 plants put in the ground to help local efforts to improve water quality.


» Latest Print Issues Online

Milking It

Now get out!

The Beingmate saga now rocking Fonterra is unsettling farmer shareholders.

Better from grass

A new study shows milk from grass-fed cows has more of a nutrient linked to heart health than conventional and organic…


» Connect with Dairy News