Thursday, 23 May 2019 11:17

Poacher/gamekeeper

The recent announcement by Silver Fern Farms that Richard Young is the new chairman of the meat co-operative got this old mutt thinking this is a true case of ‘poacher turned gamekeeper’.

Published in The Hound

Silver Fern Farms Cooperative has reported a net profit before tax of $2.4m for the 2018 financial year.

Published in General News

New Zealand’s meat sector is launching a charitable trust to benefit those affected by the mosque attacks in Christchurch.

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 November 2018 09:27

About face?

Your old mate reckons former Silver Fern Farms sales manager Grant Howie has done a poacher-turned-gamekeeper conversion since he left the meat company to do business on his own account.

Published in The Hound
Wednesday, 28 November 2018 13:09

New Silver Fern Farms board role established

Applications for Silver Fern Farms Cooperative’s first board appointed farmer directors are open.

Published in General News
Monday, 26 November 2018 12:43

Future-proofing NZ’s meat exports

Matt Luxton, Silver Fern Farms’ sales executive in the US, discusses the opportunities for New Zealand to exploit the growing consumer trend towards grass-fed red meat.

Published in Opinion

Six inspirational young people from around New Zealand have been named as the Silver Fern Farms Plate to Pasture Youth Scholarships recipients for 2018.

Published in General News
Thursday, 06 September 2018 16:02

Farm co-ops lead the way

Farming cooperatives have dominated the awards made this year by Cooperative Business New Zealand (CBNZ).

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 September 2018 10:04

Plant protein not a threat

Silver Fern Farms chief executive Simon Limmer is not overly concerned about the threat of plant-based meat substitutes. 

Published in General News
Wednesday, 05 September 2018 09:58

Moving from green to red – no stopping him

Not long ago Simon Limmer was extolling the virtues of kiwifruit as chief operating officer of Zespri, now he's marketing red meat as chief executive of Silver Fern Farms.

Published in General News
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