Though he didn’t come from a farming family, from a young age Tim Joseph was fascinated by the idea of living off the land. By Nancy Matsumoto.
Price trends deliver competitive boost and optimism for 2017.
Fonterra said it was “cautiously positive” over dairy prices, even while foreseeing continued market volatility, and raising its estimate for milk output in New Zealand, the top exporting nation.
European Agriculture Commissioner, Phil Hogan says he won’t sell any of the EU’s giant stocks of skimmed milk powder in intervention until the ‘price is right’. By Ciaran Moran.
They were friends for more than 20 years, bonding over sports, golf, gambling and business. But now, former Dean Foods Co. chairman Tom C. Davis is telling a Manhattan jury a story that could send his former pal, Las Vegas gambler Billy Walters, to prison for almost a decade.
Lactalis said on Wednesday it extended a buyout offer on Parmalat (PLT.MI) for a further five days, after the French dairy group failed to reach a 90 percent stake it needed in the Italian food company to request its delisting.
Milk production in the US in February increased by 2.3% compared to the same month in 2016, latest figures show. By Conor Finnerty.
Quebec businessman Lino Saputo, who with his family built the cheese empire that bears their name, is Quebec’s richest businessman, according to the 2017 edition of Forbes’ World Billionaires List.
Here’s my summary of the key events overnight that affect New Zealand, with news of worrying financial stresses in China.
This is a teachable moment to tell the positive story of U.S. dairy exports, but we need the efforts of everyone in the industry to tell the message. By Mark O’Keefe.