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Seeka sets sights on being carbon neutral

Seeka sets sights on being carbon neutral

ByBusinessDeskJun 30, 2022
New Zealand’s largest kiwifruit grower Seeka is on its way to being carbon neutral by 2050 but still plans to expand. “We operate in fast-growing industries, and we intend to continue expanding through a planned increase in New Zealand kiwifruit…

Be in control of your financial goals

ByGuest writerJun 29, 2022
If asked what the most important aspect of your farming business is, what would you say? Farming for profit would obviously rank highly alongside guardianship of and managing the environment,…

NZ can lead food evolution

ByAnnette ScottJun 22, 2022
While New Zealand’s food and fibre sector is facing a number of challenges there are opportunities that if realised, will ensure the sector is fairly rewarded, Lincoln University Agribusiness and…

Venison market in slow recovery

ByAnnette ScottJun 21, 2022
A farmgate price recovery as high as $11 a kilogram is needed to get the struggling venison sector back on track. Deer Industry New Zealand venison markets manager Nick Taylor…


Tested techniques to spread fertiliser efficiency

Tested techniques to spread fertiliser efficiency

ByHugh StringlemanJun 21, 2022
High fertiliser prices provide an opportunity to carefully consider soil fertility, nutrient needs and the calibration of spreaders, Ballance science…
Top bull prices reach over $50,000

Top bull prices reach over $50,000

ByHugh StringlemanJun 17, 2022
Northern Angus studs fared well when East Coast buyer Whangara Angus came over the North Island and paid the top…
SFF inks $320m sustainability-linked deal

SFF inks $320m sustainability-linked deal

ByStaff reporterJun 15, 2022
Silver Fern Farms Ltd (SFF) has entered into one of New Zealand’s largest sustainability-linked working capital financing facilities (SL Financing)…
Funds for dairy women’s development

Funds for dairy women’s development

ByAnnette ScottJun 15, 2022
The Government is backing a future farming programme that will help women create solutions to the challenges facing their farming…
Carbon auction could result in a stable carbon price

Carbon auction could result in a stable carbon price

ByBusinessDeskJun 14, 2022
The second carbon auction of the year on Wednesday is expected to be steady as she goes for carbon prices.…
Sustainability: the new business as usual

Sustainability: the new business as usual

ByBusinessDeskJun 13, 2022
Sustainable Business Network chief executive Rachel Brown has been in the business of sustainability for more than 30 years –…
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