Sally Rae

ANZ’s milk price forecast at $3.95

ANZ has dropped its milk price forecast to $3.95 for the current season and suggested the opening round of forecasts for 2016-17 could well be sub-$5.

‘People Lift’ having an effect

‘People Lift’ having an effect

During challenging times such as those the dairy industry is now experiencing, being efficient on-farm is crucial.

Training for Farmstrong cycling tour

Training for Farmstrong cycling tour

A cycle seat is not the sort of saddle that Olivia Ross is ordinarily accustomed to.

MIE wants director seats on Beef + Lamb

Meat Industry Excellence is seeking to replace the two processor representative positions on the board of Beef + Lamb New Zealand with its own directors.

Getting a slice of the action

Getting a slice of the action

Pizza Bella is a recent addition to Dunedin's food scene. Business reporter Sally Rae talks to Savi Arora, the remarkable young man behind the new brand.

Milk price outlook in a shadow

Fonterra's latest milk price forecast appears under a shadow, following yet another tumble in global dairy prices.

Commodity prices drop 2.3%

New Zealand commodity prices slipped 2.3% in January, led by falls in wool, skins, cheese and whole milk powder prices.

Farmers welcome cheaper fertiliser

Farmers welcome cheaper fertiliser

A price drop by rival fertiliser companies Ravensdown and Ballance Agri-Nutrients will be welcomed by farmers.

Synlait cuts milk price forecast

Synlait cuts milk price forecast

Synlait Milk is the latest dairy company to drop its forecast milk price, shaving 80c off its previous figure.

Course already tidy for Legends

Course already tidy for Legends

When it comes to maintaining the Tokarahi golf course, greenkeeper Marty McCone has the same philosophy as for his farm - he likes it tidy all the time.