Tuesday, 09 February 2016 09:44

Good weather casts shadow over 2016-17

Golbal milk price recovery could be "slow and painful", with doubts now cast over when the turnaround may come in the next season.

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Tuesday, 02 February 2016 06:56

$5 payout the new ‘norm’

Dairy farmers are being urged to make their businesses resilient around a $5/kgMS payout for the next few years.

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Wednesday, 16 December 2015 09:20

GDT lift below expectations

The GlobalDairyTrade price index lifted by 1.9% at the auction held overnight.

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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.

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Wednesday, 04 November 2015 09:30

Optimism despite 7.4% fall in GDT

ASB still expects dairy auction prices to rise over the season despite the GlobalDairyTrade price index falling 7.4% at the auction overnight.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 October 2015 07:00

Less milk expected now

Most of the major banks are predicting a drop between 4% and 8% – much higher than Fonterra's current forecast of a 2-3% fall.

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Sunday, 11 October 2015 07:00

Banks raise dairy forecasts

Farmgate milk price forecasts by at least two banks, ASB and BNZ, have now been hiked upwards to $5/kgMS for the 2015-16 season.

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Thursday, 24 September 2015 07:00

Banks forecasting big production drop

Milk prices should keep rising given the scenario of falling NZ milk production.

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Wednesday, 16 September 2015 09:26

ASB lifts forecast to $5kg/MS

ASB has lifted its milk price forecast to $5/kgMS for the season after GlobalDairyTrade (GDT) auction prices spiked higher for the third successive lift overnight, with the lift larger than expectations.

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Sunday, 06 September 2015 14:36

Lamb steady, beef booming

Beef and lamb exports paint two different pictures, according to the ASB’s Farmshed Economics report for August.

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