Tony Wright says The EU FTA has given a major boost to the NZ honey industry’s claim to exclusive rights to the name ‘mānuka’ honey.

The new Free Trade Agreement between New Zealand and the European Union has given a major boost to the New Zealand honey industry’s claim to exclusive rights to the name ‘mānuka’ honey.

No winter chill - yet

Dairy New Zealand's milk collections fell by 6.5% for May 2022, the last month of the 2021/22 season.

ASB analyst Nate Keall says dairy demand continues to hold up and proves to be relatively inelastic.

Resilient global demand for dairy and a weaker New Zealand dollar are pushing this season’s forecast milk price towards a record $10/kgMS.

Rabobank is warning the country's dairy farmers to prepare for a very bumpy economic ride in the coming season.

Dairy Global dairy commodity prices presented a mixed bag in April 2022, as weaker demand has begun to appear.

Meat processor and exporter ANZCO Foods has joined other NZ agri-sector businesses and reported a record net profit of $75m for the 2021 year.

New Zealand generated 571,000 tonnes of food waste annually - including residential and commercial food waste.

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