As the new chairman of the Southern Dairy Development Trust, (SDDT) fourth generation farmer Tim Driscoll brings years of farming and financial experience to the role.
Kate Stainton-Herbert is one of the new members of the Southern Dairy Development Trust, which is a cornerstone partner in the commercial and research dairy unit, the Southern Dairy Hub, near...
Epicurean Dairy Ltd - whose products include yoghurt and 'suckies' marketed to children - has been fined for repeatedly failing to report positive listeria results. It has since undertaken frequent testing and complies with MPI standards.
Otaitai Bush 50/50 sharemilker, fifth-generation farmer and Young Farmers excellence award nominee Luke Templeton is one of three new trustees on the Southern Dairy Development Trust.
The Ministry for Primary Industries thinks the fight against the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis will peak mid next year and then start to tail off.
infant nutrition producer Synlait Milk will pay $112million for South Island cheese and ice cream business Dairyworks.
Farmers are praising the Government's decision not to saddle them with more taxes and giving them a way to avoid being included in the emissions trading scheme (ETS) altogether.
For dairy farmer Peter Dobbie, learning about what affects his farm's environment and how to remedy or improve it has been a continually evolving journey that has taken almost three decades.
Fonterra admits to getting its initial forecast wrong regarding output from a new multimillion-dollar mozzarella cheese plant at Clandeboye near Temuka.
Fonterra has bumped up its 2019-20 forecast farm-gate milk price range from $6.25-$7.25 to $6.55-$7.55 - welcome news for its farmer shareholders.
Since changing their farming practice to growing all grass year round for full-time dairy grazing, running more than 1000 head of stock was a ‘‘doddle’’, farm manager Stuart Browning said.
Since changing their farming practice to growing all grass year round for full-time dairy grazing, running more than 1000 head of stock was a "doddle'', farm manager Stuart Browning said.
Fonterra has appointed the current chief executive of Mercury Energy, Fraser Whineray, to its management team in the newly created role of chief operating officer, starting in early 2020.
New Zealand shares rose in quiet trading, led by Fonterra Shareholders' Fund units which hit a four-month high as investors and suppliers take some confidence in the dairy processor's new strategy.