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OPINION: Your old mate can’t believe the gall of the NZ big banks crying about their ‘reduced’ profitability this year.
Low morale and uncertainty in the dairy industry appear to be overshadowing the positive outlook for the sector.
Meat and dairy prices are strong and horticulture is leaping ahead, yet farmer and business confidence in the primary sector remains low – especially dairy.
A sudden drop in log prices which impacted the New Zealand commodity price index in July seems to have stabilised, says ANZ agriculture economist Susan Kilsby.
Banks are mainly holding firm on their forecasts of $7/kgMS despite last week’s flat Global Dairy Trade result – a small decline of 0.4% in the overall price index.
An air of uncertainty hangs over the whole agri sector, says the ANZ’s managing director of commercial and agri, Mark Hiddleston.
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Dairy farmers are being told to brace for a big drop in milk payout next season.
OPINION: There is another pandemic sweeping the nation.
Former Fonterra chairman Sir Henry van der Heyden will be offering his thoughts on the future of the NZ dairy…