Fonterra Shareholders Council's three southernrepresentatives
have expressed their support for Trading Among Farmers and
urged shareholders to become fullyinformed before voting on
the controversial scheme.
Debate continues to rage over Fonterra's controversial
Trading Among Farmers proposal, with Federated Farmers dairy
chairman Willy Leferink saying the lobbying from all sides is
Dairy farmers are being warned to be cautious about spending
after Fonterra cut its forecast payout range for the current
season by 30c - representing an estimated $500 million drop
in revenue for the New Zealand economy.