Blue River Dairy appears set to cement its place in the Deloitte Fast 50 index, given it expects to double its exports next year - to 15 million cans of infant milk powder.
Dairying can be a tough life for many farmers but it's especially difficult if you're a woman on your own with a family to raise.
Southern Rural Life reporter Yvonne O’Hara asked DairyNZ chairman Jim van der Poel some questions about DairyNZ’s annual report for 2017/2018, which was released prior to its annual meeting in...
Many farmers are going through a a challenging time with the M. bovis outbreak. The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) dispels a few myths.
DairyNZ has launched a new multimedia initiative - ''The vision is clear'' - on November 1 to encourage New Zealanders to think about water health and how to improve water quality.
New Zealand Dairy Collaborative Ltd is looking for staff for its new milk-powder canning plant in Ashburton. The plant, in its final weeks of construction and set-up, has been years in development...
Anchor Light Proof milk containers will soon be appearing on farms across New Zealand, but you won't find them in the fridge.
Westland Milk Products yesterday posted a before-tax profit of $3.25million as it tries to claw its way to profitability.
Fairlie farmer Leonie Guiney has returned to the Fonterra board, vowing to solve the co-operative's ''reputational issues''.
Dairy prices have fallen to their lowest level since August 2016 and economists are signalling there could be more price weakness to come.
Westland Milk Products yesterday posted a before-tax profit of $3.25 million as it tries to claw its way to profitability.
Dairy prices have again fallen to the lowest level in more than two years in the latest global auction overnight.
It is crucial farmers have their say in the public consultation of the dairy industry legislation review, experts say.
The prominent role the South plays in New Zealand's dairy production was highlighted at DairyNZ's annual meeting in Invercargill last week, when DairyNZ CEO Tim Mackle reminded those attending that...
Southern Rural Life asked New Zealand Animal Evaluation Ltd (NZAEL) manager Jeremy Bryant about the dairy herd improvement regulatory regime review.
Anyone with an interest in the dairy industry has until November 12 to make submissions on the dairy herd improvement regulatory regime review.
The sheep milk industry has the potential to be a successful income earner for farmers, AgResearch senior scientist Dr Sue McCoard says.