Wednesday, 13 January 2016 15:38

A licence to farm for the next 25 years

A Rangitikei farming family is able to look to the future with certainty, having secured a 25-year controlled land use consent.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 December 2015 03:55

Fert co-ops take it on the chin, back farmers

Fertiliser maker Ballance says it will continue to absorb the impact of a weaker New Zealand dollar and hold prices for most major nutrients through December.

Published in General News

Ravensdown returned savings of about $1.3 million to its farmers.

Published in General News
Thursday, 26 November 2015 14:43

Ravensdown wins business gong

Ravensdown have won the Large Business Award at the 2015 Hawkes Bay Chamber of Commerce Awards.

Published in General News
Sunday, 08 November 2015 07:00

Turnips prove a hit

Waikato farmer Brad Kilgour was so pleased with the Marco turnips he planted this year that he will double his planting this coming summer, says the supplier, Ravensdown.

Published in General News
Thursday, 15 October 2015 09:37

Plan A, B and C to cope with El Nino

Jeremy Klingender, technical agronomy manager at Ravensdown, on planning for dry conditions.

Published in Management
Thursday, 03 September 2015 14:17

Chicory as summer crop

One response to tight economic circumstances for many dairy farmers is to look at reducing the amount of feed they buy in for their cows, says fertiliser co-op Ravensdown.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 02 September 2015 07:17

Former Fed Farmers’ head to stand for Ravensdown

Former Federated Farmers president Bruce Wills is making a bid for a seat on the Ravensdown board.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 13:52

Back from the brink

Fertiliser cooperative Ravensdown continues to bounce back from the abyss, after its latest annual result and rebate announcement.

Published in General News
Thursday, 06 August 2015 16:47

Ravensdown backs Overseer overhaul

Ravensdown is welcoming the overhaul of the Overseer nutrient modelling tool.

Published in General News
 

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