Displaying items by tag: PGG Wrightson

Wednesday, 02 August 2017 09:55

Weather dampens PGW results

Rural service provider PGG Wrightson, majority owned by Chinese conglomerate Agria, will announce its annual results next week.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 October 2016 06:55

PGW has a good year

Strength in beef cattle, horticulture and real estate helped offset PGG Wrightson's (PGW) tough year for the parts of the business exposed to dairy.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 September 2016 06:55

School farm spots chicory as best value

Students at a recent Waikato school farm field day scrutinised their growing and yield of chicory as a summer crop.

Published in Management
Sunday, 04 September 2016 19:55

How will you manage your farm’s footprint?

With the impending release of the ‘Healthy River’s Plan for Change’, Owl Farm’s next Farm Focus Day on Wednesday, September 14 will include a session on changing environmental legalisation.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 08:55

PGG expects a better year

Plenty of "positivity" in sectors of NZ agriculture has offset the effects of the dairy downturn and difficulties in South America for PGG Wrightson (PGW), says CEO Mark Dewdney.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 15 June 2016 15:55

PGG Wrightson ups forecast

PGG Wrightson has raised its full year forecast despite challenging conditions in some sectors.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 24 May 2016 08:55

SFF shareholders in the gun for $millions?

Silver Fern Farm's 6000 farmer shareholders could be in the gun for millions of dollars in penalty payments and costs if the company's proposed merger is not settled by June 30.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 May 2016 12:55

Three times lucky for Golden Fleece winner

Tekapo farmer Martin Murray can claim the country's best fleece for 2016, having won the Royal Agricultural Society Golden Fleece competition on his third attempt.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 01 March 2016 13:14

Solid half year

Despite PGG Wrightson's half-year earnings being down on last year's record – the rural services company still posted its second-best result in nearly a decade.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 September 2015 14:48

Oz business insights for Kiwis

Waikato animal nutrition specialist Nadine Huitema was one of two Kiwi representatives at the Woolworths Agricultural Business Scholarship Programme in Sydney last week.

Published in General News
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