The Farm Debt Mediation Bill will go far in helping farmers deal with farm debt, claims Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor.

Published in General News
Saturday, 31 October 2015 16:00

Keep constant watch on finances: specialist

Craig Sanders, agribusiness and cloud accounting specialist at Crowe Horwath, says farmers need to look at their financial information more often.

Published in Management
Friday, 04 September 2015 14:16

Farm debt bill is well-timed

Farm debt mediation is back in the national spotlight, and not a moment too soon.

Published in Opinion
Thursday, 27 August 2015 13:13

Disciplines worth observing for success

For the next couple of years, some dairy farming challenges will be a reality.  It will be a slog for some, financially and psychologically. 

Published in Management

There are many ways to acquire the new machinery you need to have working your land and herds. 

Published in Machinery & Products

Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy has met with drought-affected farmers in Cheviot, North Canterbury and says they are still feeling the impacts of drought.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 05 May 2015 14:41

Farms facing cashflow squeeze

DairyNZ says cashflows on dairy farms will be tight this winter and spring, a backdrop to its second series of ‘Tactics for Tight Times’ help events for farmers.

Published in General News
Saturday, 02 May 2015 11:01

Tricks for surviving tough times

Tough economic times don’t last, farmers who are happy to re-use one-use gloves do. 

Published in Management
Saturday, 15 November 2014 00:00

Good budget will help you see the way ahead

DESPITE A favourable winter and early spring, this season’s lower forecast milk price shows how quickly things can change. Farm budgets are vital, says DairyNZ economist Angie Fisher.

Published in Agribusiness

DROUGHT IN the US and New Zealand economics are coming together in a delicate dance that could affect returns to Kiwi farmers. 

Published in Agribusiness
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