Dairy InSight - Latest News [Page 2]

Dairy Farmers Investing In Industry Good

Tuesday, 16 September 2003, 12:00 am | Dairy InSight

Dairy InSight has received a number of calls from farmers interested in learning more about the investment they are making in industry good activities. More >>

Website For People Looking At A New Lifestyle

Wednesday, 3 September 2003, 12:12 am | Dairy InSight

If you are an enterprising person and the idea of being your own boss is appealing, you should visit www.LetsTalkDairying.co.nz soon. As the first stop for people considering a new career or a change in lifestyle, this website offers information on dairying ... More >>

Dairy Industry Shares Environmental Research

Wednesday, 27 August 2003, 9:05 am | Dairy InSight

The dairy industry is showcasing results from its environmental work in the areas of research and extension, at a two-day conference starting in Hamilton today. More >>

Dairy Insight Reconfirms Levy Rate

Wednesday, 9 July 2003, 9:43 am | Dairy InSight

Dairy InSight today reconfirmed that the industry good levy rate for the 2003/04 dairy season is 3.4 cents per kilogram of milksolids. This follows questions from dairy farmers confused by previous information from Fonterra that the rate would ... More >>

West Coast farmer to chair industry good board

Friday, 6 June 2003, 3:04 pm | Dairy InSight

Ian Robb, an experienced West Coast dairy farmer and current chairman of Westland Milk Products, has been re-elected to the Dairy InSight board and appointed chairman. More >>

Consulting officer service receives funding

Friday, 6 June 2003, 2:15 pm | Dairy InSight

Dairy InSight has confirmed funding of the dairy industry’s Consulting Officer Service, run by Dexcel, for the 2003/04 season. Together with funding for AgITO, Education Dexcel and Dairy Statistics, Dairy InSight will be investing a total of $7.5 million ... More >>

New Board For Dairy Insight

Tuesday, 3 June 2003, 9:33 am | Dairy InSight

Dairy InSight, the industry good organisation for the dairy industry, today has a new board following the announcement of the results of the postal ballot which closed yesterday. This is the first dairy farmer election for the Dairy InSight board, and ... More >>

Dairy Farmers Have Just One Week Left To Vote

Friday, 23 May 2003, 4:51 pm | Dairy InSight

Dairy farmers (farm owners and sharemilkers) have just one week left to cast their vote in the Dairy InSight Inc Board and Dexcel Trust elections. They will select five directors for Dairy InSight from a pool of fourteen candidates and four trustees ... More >>

Dairy Insight Invests In Science

Wednesday, 21 May 2003, 6:35 pm | Dairy InSight

Dairy InSight today announced the first of its funding allocations for the 2003-2004 season with over $9 million going into science, 25% of total available funding. More >>

Dairy Farmers Investing In Industry Good

Monday, 19 May 2003, 8:49 am | Dairy InSight

Dairy InSight closed formalities around the Commodity Levies (Milksolids) Order today. Having received the final tick from Government in March, the Dairy InSight Board fixed the actual rate of the levy in April and the dairy farmers’ industry good levy ... More >>

Vote Now Minister Urges

Friday, 9 May 2003, 9:30 am | Dairy InSight

The Minister of Agriculture, Hon Jim Sutton is encouraging dairy farmers to get involved in this month’s Dairy InSight Board and Dexcel Trust elections. Voting packs for the elections have been mailed to dairy farmers today. More >>

Dairy Elections – Candidate Details

Monday, 24 March 2003, 8:29 am | Dairy InSight

As at 20 March 2003, a further seven candidates have been nominated to stand for either the Dexcel Trust or the Dairy InSight Inc Board, taking the total to 16 candidates to date. More >>

A Reminder For Dairy Farmers

Monday, 10 March 2003, 8:22 am | Dairy InSight

The nomination period for candidates to stand in the Dairy InSight Inc Board elections and The Dexcel Trust trustee elections closes in two weeks. Dairy farmers only have until 5pm on Friday 21 March 2003 to fill out a Nomination Pack and return to Returning ... More >>

Dairy Farmers - Get Your Candidate Nominations In

Friday, 21 February 2003, 9:55 am | Dairy InSight

“Farmers have the success of the dairy industry in their own hands,” says Minister of Agriculture, Hon Jim Sutton. “Now is the time for the dairy industry to put forward the line-up of people from which farmers will elect the future leadership of key ... More >>

Period for industry good funding to close soon

Wednesday, 12 February 2003, 2:27 pm | Dairy InSight

The last day for individual farmers, farmer groups and service providers to submit applications to Dairy InSight for the funding of industry good projects within the dairy industry closes 5pm Monday 17 February. More >>

Chairman of Dairy Insight Board not to stand

Friday, 7 February 2003, 12:59 am | Dairy InSight

Dr Alan Frampton has announced he will not be seeking election to the first member-elected Board of Dairy InSight in May. Dr Frampton has been the Chairman of the Board since its inaugural meeting in April 2001 and has played an integral part in the establishment ... More >>

Minister Supports Levy For Dairy Industry

Friday, 17 January 2003, 2:13 pm | Dairy InSight

The Minister of Agriculture, Hon Jim Sutton, has confirmed that he will be recommending to Cabinet that the milksolids levy for dairy industry good activities proceed. More >>

Milksolids Boost Dairy Insight Vote

Tuesday, 2 July 2002, 2:02 pm | Dairy InSight

A two-thirds majority of the dairy industry is in favour of levy funding for industry good activities now that the official vote is in. More >>

Call For Support Of Dairy Insight

Tuesday, 7 May 2002, 3:46 pm | Dairy InSight

Dairy InSight is receiving good support at the farmer meetings it is currently conducting throughout the country prior to the May vote on whether industry good funding should continue in the dairy industry. More >>

$37.7 Million Levy On Dairy Industry

Friday, 19 April 2002, 10:03 am | Dairy InSight

Dairy farmers will pay $37.7 million a year in levies for industry good activities if they vote in favour of introducing an industry levy under the Commodity Levies Act. The vote of all dairy farmers is to take place in May and if successful will ... More >>