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
Wednesday, 25 January 2017 06:55

Ravensdown's new appointment

Ravensdown has appointed George Williams as its new regional manager eastern North Island.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 January 2017 09:08

Right advice at the right time pays off

Mackenzie Country high country farmer Andrew Hurst has not stood still since he took over the lease of two adjoining farms four years ago.

Published in Management
Friday, 09 December 2016 09:55

Right advice at the right time pays off

Mackenzie Country high country farmer Andrew Hurst has not stood still since he took over the lease of two adjoining farms four years ago.

Published in Management
Monday, 14 November 2016 14:57

Expect fertiliser supply disruptions

Fertiliser co-op Ravensdown says some of its stores have been affected by the series of earthquakes this morning.

Published in General News
Thursday, 10 November 2016 07:55

Fertilising on a budget

The New Zealand farmer can be sure that in some years his income will be high and in others it will be low -- while costs keep climbing.

Published in Management

Ravensdown has cut its superphosphate price to $310 per tonne and has undertaken to keep a lid on that price until the end of a busy spring.

Published in General News
 

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