Wednesday, 16 August 2017 12:55

Fert co-op pushes ‘smarter farming’

Farming today is different from even five years ago, says Ravensdown chief executive Greg Campbell.

Published in General News

Fertiliser co-op Ravensdown is paying a total annual rebate of $45 per tonne to its farmer shareholders after a third year of strong results.

Published in General News
Monday, 17 July 2017 07:55

Putting data to good use

Ravensdown is getting ready to roll out a new set of pasture and benchmarking tools designed to enable smarter nutrient decisions by showing planned versus actual nutrient spending over time.

Published in Management
Thursday, 15 June 2017 08:32

Jager is top communicator

Zespri chief executive Lain Jager is the Ravensdown Agricultural Communicator of the Year.

Published in General News
Friday, 09 June 2017 15:04

Rebate and price cut ahead of Fieldays

Fertiliser co-op Ravensdown this week paid out an interim rebate of $20/tonne to farmer shareholders.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 07 June 2017 11:55

Gumboot takeover 40 years strong

Ravensdown chief executive Greg Campbell doesn’t want the co-op to be labeled “a fertiliser business and a polluter”.

Published in General News

Not many chief executives would happily advocate for sales of their products to go down, but Greg Campbell, head of the fertiliser co-op Ravensdown, wants just that.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 21 March 2017 14:55

Red meat at risk of being squashed

The red meat sector is too commodity-focused and must move further up the value chain, says Silver Fern Farms chairman Rob Hewett.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 07 March 2017 15:37

Co-op smooths university path for student

Lincoln University student, Sarah Lockhart, is this year’s recipient of the Ravensdown Hugh Williams Scholarship.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 14 February 2017 14:55

Technology allows efficient fert application

More precise aerial fertiliser spreading has already proven to give greater environmental gains than blanket topdressing, says fertiliser company Ravensdown.

Published in General News

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