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Friday, 14 December 2012 11:35

Confidence up, but still weak

Weaker economic conditions, combined with dry seasonal conditions have impacted New Zealand farmer confidence, particularly in the sheep and beef sector.

Published in General News
Monday, 26 November 2012 13:56

Wine growth markets identified

What do Mexico, Brazil, Poland and Nigeria have in common?

Published in General News
Tuesday, 16 October 2012 15:56

US role for Rabobank rural head

Rabobank Australia and New Zealand country banking division head Neil Dobbin has been appointed to run Rabobank's US agri banking business, Rabo Agri Finance (RAF).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 21 August 2012 14:00

Follow the ‘golden arches’ model

NEW ZEALAND should learn from McDonald’s to market its primary produce in emerging markets, says the chairman of Rabobank NZ and Air New Zealand, John Palmer. And we should acknowledge Asian nations have been trading for thousands of years and will be brighter and better at it than us.

Published in General News
Friday, 10 August 2012 08:33

Farmer confidence drops

More than a third, 36%, of farmers expect the agricultural economy to worsen in the next 12 months, according to a June quarter confidence survey by Rabobank.

Published in General News
Monday, 06 August 2012 13:58

Grain market expert joins Rabobank

Graydon Chong has been appointed Rabobank Australia & New Zealand's senior grains and oilseeds analyst.

Published in General News
Monday, 18 June 2012 13:35

Beefing up Rabobank team

Rabobank Australia and New Zealand has appointed Sarah Sivyer as the senior animal proteins analyst in its Food & Agribusiness Research and Advisory (FAR) division.

Published in General News
Monday, 16 April 2012 16:36

Wool back in fashion?

The great promise of emerging markets is beginning to crystallise for New Zealand wool leading to renewed optimism among growers that finally, wool may be 'back in fashion', according to a new industry report.

Published in General News
Friday, 30 March 2012 12:24

Rabobank builds rural business

Rabobank New Zealand Ltd (RNZL) continued to build its rural banking business in 2011, recording net lending growth of $724 million, despite a contraction in the total rural debt market over the same period.

Published in Agribusiness
Tuesday, 13 March 2012 14:27

Dairy supply soars, prices dip

Rabobank says strong global supply is weighing on the dairy market, with international dairy commodity prices down across the board.

Published in General News