Federated Farmers dairy chairman Andrew Hoggard is calling on
the Reserve Bank to cut the official cash rate tomorrow,
following another reduction in Fonterra's forecast milk
From humble beginnings in Northeast Valley 17 years ago,
Dunedin woman Cindy King has grown her recycled designer
clothing business to four stores in Otago and Southland. She
speaks to business reporter Sally Rae.
Entrepreneurship, says Abbe Hyde, is something people should
get excited about.
A former professional sportsman has traded football for
Agriculture has to ‘‘sell itself to New Zealand''.
More than $2million has been invested at Ballance
Agri-Nutrients' Washdyke site with the official opening of a
specialist PhaSedN fertiliser manufacturing plant.
Gone are the days of Sandra Spence working from the kitchen
Gains in beef and aluminium prices helped offset dairy price
falls in last month's ANZ commodity price index.
Otago-Southland sheep and beef farmers are facing a 16% drop
in profit this year as weak lamb prices impact on revenue.
An embattled dairy sector has finally received some good news
with the first increase in dairy prices for the year - but
global supply still remains strong.
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