September 30 has been agreed in principle by Silver Fern
Farms and Shanghai Maling as the revised date to meet
Overseas Investment Office approval for their joint venture.
Like all parents, Julia Eden just wanted her children to
learn how to read.
Sally Rae caught up with former Silver Fern Farms CEO
Keith Cooper and asked him about his latest role with Miller
Warren Moffat reckons he is pretty lucky with his chosen
career, given the worst part of the job is ironing his
Brexit has taken New Zealand "one step further'' away from
the biggest trading block in the world, Federated Farmers
president William Rolleston believes.
The Companies Office has rejected an allegation by New
Zealand First leader Winston Peters that Silver Fern Farms'
directors breached their duties over the company's proposed
joint venture with Shanghai Maling.
A suggestion that Shanghai Maling has walked away from a
joint venture with Silver Fern Farms has been dismissed as a
"false rumour'' by the Dunedin-based meat processor.
Farmer sentiment has taken a big upwards bounce in the latest
Rabobank rural confidence survey.
New Zealand needs to "milk Brexit for all it's worth'',
Federated Farmers says.
When the decision was made to convert their Southland sheep
farm to dairying, Katrina Thomas knew nothing about cows.
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