Saturday , 16 December 2017

Dairy giants fight over a shrinking pie

Dairy giants fight over a shrinking pie

Mergers and acquisitions in the dairy sector are continuing apace, as major players fight for a share of a shrinking pie, Rabobank said. The bank's summary of 2015's top 20 bigges ...

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Dairy commodity prices may not recover until 2017

Dairy commodity prices may not recover until 2017

Dairy commodity prices may well not recovery until "some time" next year, US officials said, warning that New Zealand milk values may say low until 2018,and that "large numbers" o ...

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Belarusian meat, dairy companies to step up presence in UAE in March

Belarusian meat, dairy companies to step up presence in UAE in March

A number of Belarusian meat and dairy companies may be able to get access to the market of the United Arab Emirates in March, BelTA learned from Alexei Bogdanov, Head of the Centr ...

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Dairy prices extend decline, falling back into bear market

Dairy prices extend decline, falling back into bear market

Dairy prices accelerated their decline at GlobalDairyTrade, pushing them back into a bear market, and led by a further decline in whole milk powder values back to levels last seen ...

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Drought conditions in the West Australian dairy region taking its toll on irrigators

Drought conditions in the West Australian dairy region taking its toll on irrigators

A drought in Western Australia's south-west has left irrigators with heavily reduced water allocations ahead of summer. Water allocations in the Harvey-Waroona district are at 50 ...

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Don’t under-estimate the toll stress can take on herd performance

Don’t under-estimate the toll stress can take on herd performance

Many farmers have accepted that any expansion completed to date has placed an extra stress on both the owner and livestock. As herd size increases in grass-based milk production s ...

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Dairy crisis: Michelle O’Neill says European intervention needed to tackle milk prices

Dairy crisis: Michelle O’Neill says European intervention needed to tackle milk prices

Northern Ireland's Agriculture Minister Michelle O'Neill has called for intervention at European level to tackle the crisis within the dairy industry. Dairy farmers have warned th ...

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Exports to China key for EU dairy prosperity

Exports to China key for EU dairy prosperity

The long-term fate of national dairy industries within the European Union, now that the bloc has lifted its 31-year-old milk production quota regime, will depend on their ability ...

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NZ dairy farm values follow milk prices into retreat

NZ dairy farm values follow milk prices into retreat

A recovery in New Zealand dairy farm prices has followed the revival in milk prices and foundered, amid concerns over sector returns, besides over the strength of the country's cu ...

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Dairy price rally ‘hard to justify, says Rabobank

Dairy price rally ‘hard to justify, says Rabobank

Dairy producers, hurt last year by a slump in prices, are "not out of the woods yet" despite a sharp revival in markets so far in 2015, Rabobank said – cautioning that values may ...

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