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  •   Home > News >  Subscribe to NZCity's Rural articles  Rural
    No big farm impact from water tax: figures
     16 September 2017
    Figures show just one in six dairy farmers would be affected by Labour's water tax but National leader Bill English has denied overstating it's impact.
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    ComCom still has questions for Fonterra
    15 Sep: The commerce watchdog is happy with more transparency from Fonterra's off-GlobalDairyTrade sales but still has questions.... more
    Fonterra should explain Beingmate: analyst
    12 Sep: Fonterra need to divulge more details about struggling Chinese infant formula maker Beingmate, which it owns nearly 20 per cent of, an analysts says.... more
    Fonterra's GDT looks at European deal
    5 Sep: Fonterra's online auction platform GlobalDairyTrade is looking at a tie-up with the European Energy Exchange.... more
    Farmers slam Green dairy levy proposal
    2 Sep: Federated Farmers say a proposal by the Green Party to charge dairy farmers a levy for nitrate pollution to fund sustainable alternatives is discriminatory.... more
    Fonterra milk collection rises 10.4pc
    28 Aug: Fonterra says its New Zealand milk collection in the first two months of the season is up 10.4 per cent.... more
    Dairy prices fall as milk powder slips
    16 Aug: Dairy product prices have declined for the fourth time in five auctions while whole milk powder prices also had a surprise slip.... more
    Sheep numbers decline at slower pace
    15 Aug: The steady decline in New Zealand's sheep numbers continued at a slower pace over the past year as farmers in some areas rebuilt their flocks.... more
    Dairy prices slip, milk powder gains
    2 Aug: Dairy product prices fell at the Global Dairy Trade auction, declining for the third time in four auctions, but the important whole milk powder price rose.... more
    Fonterra looks to expand Africa footprint
    28 Jul: Fonterra is exporting into 36 of 54 African countries and aims to expand its footprint as demand grows across the region.... more

     Most Popular Recent Rural News
     02 Sep: Farmers slam Green dairy levy proposal +++++
     05 Sep: Fonterra's GDT looks at European deal ++++
     28 Aug: Fonterra milk collection rises 10.4pc ++++
     12 Sep: Fonterra should explain Beingmate: analyst +++
     15 Sep: ComCom still has questions for Fonterra ++
     16 Sep: No big farm impact from water tax: figures ++

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