Displaying items by tag: ASB

Wednesday, 22 January 2020 11:29

$8 payout possible

The guessing game has begun to predict what dairy farmers will get for their milk this season.

Published in General News
Friday, 17 January 2020 14:28

Days of record commodity prices over — Penny

After 2019’s record highs, farmers should expect less spectacular NZ commodity prices this year, says ASB senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 10 December 2019 09:55

Dairy prices may climb further

ASB rural economist Nathan Penny says the bank sees an upside to last week’s milk price forecast from Fonterra.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 26 November 2019 07:55

Milk price rises, volatility eases

ASB bumped up its this season milk price forecast by 50c to $7.50/kgMS after last week’s 1.7% rise in the Global Dairy Trade.

Published in General News
Thursday, 03 October 2019 07:55

Workshops to raise financial confidence

Dairy Women's Network (DWN) is partnering with ASB to run NZ-wide workshops aimed at building farmers’ financial confidence.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 10 September 2019 07:55

Lamb cracks $8/kg

Lamb prices have cracked the $8/kg mark for the second successive year and things could get even better.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 August 2019 10:55

NZ beef gains in China

New Zealand beef exports to China are booming, thanks to trade tensions and a disease outbreak in China’s pork industry.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 August 2019 08:41

A fair go — Editorial

OPINION: If you borrow money from the bank, it holds a grip (‘death pledge’) over you.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 10 July 2019 10:55

Forecasts steady as demand holds

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.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 July 2019 09:55

$8 lamb on the cards

Sheep farmers are in for another year of solid returns, says ASB’s senior rural economist Nathan Penny.

Published in General News
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