Tuesday, 26 July 2016 06:55

European milk worm turning

News out of Europe was more interesting than the lacklustre Global Dairy Trade auction last week, says Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 July 2016 11:56

GDT prices unchanged

ASB is sticking with its 2016/17 milk price forecasts of $6/kgMS, with the Global Dairy Trade overall price index remaining unchanged overnight.

Published in General News
Friday, 19 February 2016 20:16

Time to act over milk prices, say Feds

Federated Farmers is calling for the Government to apply diplomatic pressure with European countries wanting to move backwards towards more regulation.

Published in General News
Thursday, 11 February 2016 11:25

Sit up, your dinner’s printed

Another fortnight passes and we have another lacklustre Global Dairy Trade result and Fonterra confirming it has revised its milk price for the current season (2015-16).

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 26 January 2016 09:00

Optimism as banks cut forecast payout

Banks have cut their farmgate milk price forecast after another drop in the GDT price index last week, albeit minor at an overall 1.4%.

Published in General News

Opportunistic buyers taking advantage of low prices were probably behind last week's 3.6% overall rise in the GlobalDairyTrade (GDT), says Rabobank research analyst Emma Higgins.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 24 November 2015 11:47

Misery guts politician

Winston Peters' office loves to bag the dairy industry and Fonterra, mostly for all the wrong reasons.

Published in Milking It
Tuesday, 24 November 2015 11:10

Good reasons to expect early dairy price lift

Fonterra chairman John Wilson says dairy prices are expected to firm up early next year.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 November 2015 15:12

GDT drop disappointing — Feds

Federated Farmers says this morning's Global Dairy Trade auction, which delivered a third straight drop in the price index, was disappointing but not unexpected.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 November 2015 08:48

Dairy prices drop again

It's been another bad morning for the dairy industry.

Published in General News

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