Wednesday, 04 March 2015 00:00

Happier dairy days ahead

The global dairy price slide seems to be over and farmers are banking on happier days ahead.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 24 February 2015 14:37

Prices back on track

All eye are on Fonterra this week to see if it lifts its $4.70/kgMS forecast after the Global Dairy Trade (GDT) Index price last week surged 10.1%.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 11:07

Long way to go to meet $4.70

The Global Dairy Trade will still have “to travel a lot of distance” to sustain Fonterra’s current farmgate milk price of $4.70/kgMS, Fonterra’s chairman John Wilson says.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 February 2015 08:42

Global Dairy Trade up 10%

Last night's GlobalDairyTrade auction saw the fifth consecutive gain for dairy prices since December.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 February 2015 00:00

Pleasant surprise in GDT jump

The Global Dairy Trade price jump of 9.4% last week was at the top end or bigger than predictions by economists and part of a continued upward swing.

Published in General News
Saturday, 07 February 2015 00:00

Farmers cautious despite GDT rise

Dairy farmers are still wary despite three successive lifts in global dairy auction prices.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 09:18

Dairy price up again

Dairy prices rose again overnight with an increase of 9.4% in the Global Dairy Trade auction.

Published in General News
Saturday, 31 January 2015 00:00

Milk price on slow road to recovery

Dairy prices have bottomed out and are on a tentative and slow recovery path. That’s the consensus of four agri economists spoken to by Dairy News after last week’s Global Dairy Trade auction saw a 1% lift overall and notably a 3.8% lift in whole milk powder.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 07 January 2015 08:51

Dairy prices up 3.6% overnight

Dairy prices started 2015 on a positive note, rising 3.6% in the Global Dairy Trade auction overnight.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 September 2014 14:38

Payout risk after GDT drop – again

AFTER A 6% drop in the GDT this week, the ASB says the risks are increasingly of a payout on the downside of $5.80/kgMS.

Published in General News

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