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Blockchain: could it revolutionise food & agri supply chain?

Thursday, 14 December 2017, 10:35 am | Rabobank

There is a lot of excitement and talk about ‘blockchain’ but yet little is known about what it actually is, and how this digitised technology could be implemented in the agri sector. More >>

NZ Beef Prices Expected to Hold Firm

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 11:04 am | Rabobank

New Zealand beef prices moved marginally higher in quarter three and are expected to hold relatively firm in the coming months despite expanding global beef production generating intense competition in global markets, according to Rabobank’s latest ... More >>

NZ Farmer Confidence Remains at Net Positive Levels Overall

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 8:58 am | Rabobank

New Zealand farmer confidence remains at net positive levels overall, but has dropped sharply from the record highs recorded in the previous two quarters, the latest Rabobank Rural Confidence Survey has shown. More >>

Expanding Animal Protein Production to Increase Competition

Thursday, 30 November 2017, 8:54 am | Rabobank

Animal protein production is expected to expand around the world in 2018 increasing both trade competition and competition between different meat types, according to a new industry report from agricultural banking specialist Rabobank. More >>

Alternative proteins on the verge of mainstream

Monday, 20 November 2017, 1:26 pm | Rabobank

Alternative proteins are on the verge of becoming mainstream and ‘stealing’ growth from traditional meat products as they play a growing role in meeting consumer needs and preferences, according to a recently-released global research paper. More >>

Shift from attitude to action needed to reduce food wastage

Monday, 30 October 2017, 2:20 pm | Rabobank

New research has found that while New Zealanders have a positive attitude towards reducing food wastage, we estimate that we waste approximately an eighth of the food we buy each week – adding up to a staggering $1.8 billion per year. More >>

NZ beef prices drop marginally lower

Wednesday, 27 September 2017, 1:28 pm | Rabobank

A strong New Zealand dollar and declining US imported beef prices have seen New Zealand beef prices drop marginally lower over the past quarter. And further downward pressure on beef prices is expected as the year progresses, with increased Japanese tariffs ... More >>

NZ Farmer Confidence Down from Record High, but Still Robust

Tuesday, 26 September 2017, 9:16 am | Rabobank

• Net rural confidence remains at elevated levels, but has fallen from the record high of last quarter. More >>

Three-point plan to add value to NZ lamb exports

Thursday, 14 September 2017, 5:23 pm | Rabobank

New Zealand needs to increase investment in value-adding to its lamb exports, in the face of growing competition and changing dynamics in major markets, according to a new industry report. More >>

Slowing Supply Growth to Impact NZ Dairy Supply Chain

Tuesday, 15 August 2017, 10:07 am | Rabobank

New Zealand dairy processors will struggle to fill existing and planned capacity in coming years as milk supply growth slows, leading to more cautious investment in capacity over the next five years, according to a new report from Rabobank. More >>

Kiwi Farmer Wins Rabobank's Business Development Prize

Monday, 7 August 2017, 11:15 am | Rabobank

New Zealand farmer Matt Iremonger has won the highly-regarded Australasian business award, the Rabobank ‘Dr John Morris’ Business Development Prize, for 2017 for a strategic business plan he developed for a start-up farming enterprise in North ... More >>

Rabobank Wine Quarterly Q3: Focus on Europe

Tuesday, 25 July 2017, 4:44 pm | Rabobank

The European wine industry has undergone important changes in recent years and wineries have used different types of investment strategies to respond. There have been different avenues to success, but those that have lacked a clear strategy are the ones showing ... More >>

NZ fruit & vegetable sector urged to watch consumer trends

Monday, 17 July 2017, 10:54 am | Rabobank

There is significant potential for New Zealand to increase sales of fruit and vegetable produce into both developing and developed markets, but the industry must keep a close eye on evolving consumer consumption patterns if it is to maximise export opportunities, ... More >>

China’s Appetite for Dairy Set to Benefit NZ Producers

Friday, 7 July 2017, 10:02 am | Rabobank

China’s returning appetite for dairy set to benefit NZ producers – Visiting Chinese dairy expert More >>

Kiwi farmer wins Australasian business management award

Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 9:43 am | Rabobank

New Zealand sheep and beef farmer Jonny Elder has taken out the 2017 Rabobank Business Development Prize , a trans-Tasman business management award for up-and-coming farmers. More >>

Rabobank Beef Quarterly Q2 2017: Market Disruption

Thursday, 29 June 2017, 1:26 pm | Rabobank

The global beef complex has been characterised by a series of market disruptions through Q2, according to the Rabobank Beef Quarterly Q2 2017. More >>

Rabobank holds 2017/18 farmgate milk price forecast at $6.25

Friday, 23 June 2017, 10:27 am | Rabobank

Milk production growth in New Zealand is predicted to be strong this season, with 2-3 per cent growth forecast for the 2017/18 season, according to Rabobank’s latest Global Dairy Quarterly report. More >>

Call for New Zealand nominations for agribusiness awards

Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 10:09 am | Rabobank

Nominations are being sought for the 2017 Rabobank Leadership Awards, recognising outstanding leadership among both accomplished and up-and-coming leaders in New Zealand and Australia’s food, beverage and agribusiness industries. More >>

NSW agricultural region showcased to NZ & Australian farmers

Monday, 8 May 2017, 12:24 pm | Rabobank

Puketapu beef finisher Rob Pattullo was one of nearly 50 leading farmers from across New Zealand and Australia to tour North-western New South Wales recently. More >>

Bridging the urban-country divide

Wednesday, 3 May 2017, 2:09 pm | Rabobank

Bridging the urban-country divide – innovative new program gives city teens chance to spend a week on farm in Canterbury More >>

 

 

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