Fonterra’s first fixed milk price event attracted 215 farms, offering over 11 million kgMS to the co-op for $6.75/kgMS.

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A company that makes fence posts from 100% recycled plastics has won an innovation award at the NZ National Fieldays.

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Fonterra farmers won’t be overly happy with changes announced last week to legislation governing the dairy industry.

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Tuesday, 11 June 2019 12:55

Fonterra seeking a level playing field

Fonterra says the Government has missed an opportunity to create a level playing field for competition in the dairy industry.

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Fonterra says the proposed changes to DIRA announced today will bring some improvements to the sector, but it also represents a missed opportunity to better support New Zealand.

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Minister of Agriculture Damien O’Connor today announced changes to the legislation governing the dairy industry.

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Thursday, 06 June 2019 07:48

Fonterra’s asset sales backed

Farmers are backing Fonterra’s review of assets and overseas joint ventures as it grapples with strengthening its balance sheet.

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Wednesday, 05 June 2019 09:31

Opening milk price welcomed

Fonterra's wide forecast payout for this new season will make farmers happy, says Federated Farmers Waikato president Andrew McGiven.

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OPINION: If you want to see a role model (or two), just look at NZ Dairy Industry Awards winners Damian and Jane Roper.

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Thursday, 30 May 2019 08:55

Power plan to slash shed costs

Genesis Energy has launched an electricity supply plan which it claims is the first ever tailored specifically for dairy farms.

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