Tuesday, 03 November 2015 13:21

Feasting on joint ventures

Tender export lamb chops and delicious sheep milk gelato were on the menu in Wellington last week.

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Landcorp is establishing an advisory group of environmental experts.

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Sunday, 13 September 2015 14:00

State farmer controls cost as profits slump

Landcorp chief executive Steven Carden says while the company has taken a hit in its profit this year due to the downturn in the dairy industry, it has done a lot to control costs and increase production.

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Friday, 04 September 2015 07:43

The value add move

Lancorp chief Steven Carden says NZ has a limited capacity to just keep producing more product; only added value will increase the revenue from primary exports. 

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Thursday, 03 September 2015 08:38

Dairy knocks Landcorp’s profit

Landcorp's profit has taken a massive hit in the past year mainly because of the downturn in the dairy industry. 

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Wednesday, 02 September 2015 12:47

No thanks

The Hound reckons the old adage ‘would you buy a used car off this man?’ should be applied when dealing with spin doctors and the companies they are promoting.

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Tuesday, 01 September 2015 11:13

Dairy development under review

Landcorp Chief executive Steven Carden says its further development of dairy farms in the central North Island is under review. 

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Wednesday, 26 August 2015 08:30

Sector lacking strategic direction

Labour spokesman on primary industries, Damien O’Connor says while the dairy developments at Taupo are impressive it’s important the Crown is not exposed to major debt such as that of Solid Energy.

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Tuesday, 25 August 2015 08:30

Asset rich, cash poor

A former head of state-owned farmer, Landcorp, says the only way the government can extract more money from the company is to sell some farms.

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Thursday, 23 July 2015 06:00

Farm like dad – Kelly

Farm like dad or the uncles used to farm during a low payout year, advises Chris Kelly, former Landcorp chief executive for 12 years.

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