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Friday, 26 September 2014 13:17

Merino company profit soars

The New Zealand Merino Company has posted a net profit of $1.9 million for year ending June 2014. A dividend of $950,000 has been declared.

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Thursday, 11 September 2014 09:38

Wool levy vote opens

VOTING FOR the Wool Levy Referendum has opened with voting papers sent to all New Zealand sheep farmers yesterday.

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Friday, 15 August 2014 11:15

Competition for wool still solid

THE NORTH Island auction this week comprised 8,315 bales, of which there was a clearance of 95%, John Dawson. New Zealand Wool Services International Ltd's general manager reports

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Friday, 08 August 2014 10:13

Wool holds firm

THE SOUTH Island auction this week comprising 6100 bales saw an 86% clearance and a generally solid market overall, NZ Wool Services International general manager, John Dawson, reports.

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Friday, 18 July 2014 14:38

Meat and wool prices improving

While dairy prices continue to slide, beef and lamb prices are firming.

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Friday, 11 July 2014 16:00

Wool Levy website launched

A WEBSITE with further information on the wool levy referendum has been launched.

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Friday, 11 July 2014 10:39

Wool holds its ground

THE NORTH Island wool auction generally remained firm to only slightly easier despite local and overseas expectations of a much weaker market.

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Thursday, 03 July 2014 09:51

Farmer consultation on wool levy launched

THE WOOL Levy Referendum Wool Grower Consultation was officially launched at Federated Farmers Meat & Fibre AGM, in an effort to add value to the industry.

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Thursday, 05 June 2014 16:40

South Island wool market lifts

A SLIGHTLY easier New Zealand dollar, limited wool supply and steady shipping demand combined to lift prices across the board at the South Island sale, New Zealand Wool Services International Ltd's general manager, John Dawson reports.

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Friday, 09 May 2014 10:36

Wool lifts in SI offering

THE LIMITED offering of 6000 bales of South Island wool on offer saw a 90% clearance with most types increasing 2 to 4%, New Zealand Wool Services International 's general manager John Dawson reports.

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