Record highs for cheddar and butter prices were achieved in this week’s Global Dairy Trade auction which also marked the trading platform’s 300th trading event.
A Lincoln University lecturer is expected to add academic strength to the Fonterra Milk Price Panel.
DairyNZ’s Sarah How is going back to university on a new scholarship to supercharge leadership talent.
Hinds dairy farmers, and their counterparts in Selwyn, are taking steps to reduce farm nitrogen loss, a recent DairyNZ survey shows.
Fire crews were called out after separate alarms at Fonterra's Edendale milk processing plant this morning.
The same company that owns Lewis Road Creamery is digging deep to plant native trees across its 19 dairy farms, writes Tim Cronshaw.
A rural Waitaki road has reopened this afternoon after a trailer rolled this morning, spilling milk across it and causing the road to be closed.
Fonterra farmers have received an early Christmas present — the co-operative has raised its forecast farmgate milk price range to a range of $8.40-$9, up from $7.90-$8.90.
The economy is in line for a $13.2 billion injection from Fonterra this dairying season with the big co-operative raising its forecast milk price range to a plump $8.40-$9/kg milksolids.
Milk price predictions continue to rise with ANZ bumping up its 2021-22 forecast by 60c yesterday to $8.80/kg ms.
An independent review of the Mycoplasma bovis eradication programme acknowledges the disruption and stress caused to affected farmers and says lessons have been learned and improvements made.
Lincoln University scientists have found a way to remove methane from effluent ponds on dairy farms.
The food system in New Zealand needs an overhaul and farmers can ‘‘respond and adapt’’ to bring change, a Dunedin academic says.
The partnership of primary sector organisations has proposed two options for farmers to pay for on-farm emissions levies from 2025.
Long-serving Tatua director Ross Townshend has resigned from the blue chip Waikato dairy company over a social media post about Foreign Affairs Minister Nanaia Mahuta slammed as "vile", "despicable" and "racist" by observers.
NZX milk price futures prices have broken through $9 a kg for the first time since the contract was introduced in 2016.
An independent review panel is confident the lessons learned from the Mycoplasma bovis incursion — if acted upon — will enable New Zealand to have a "far stronger preparedness platform" for future...