New Zealand


Farm sales volume drop as winter bites

Fewer farms were sold in the three months through July as difficult winter conditions dented activity, although prices lifted due to improved farmer confidence, the Real Estate Institute said. By: TINA MORRISON

Dairy Plant. Conveyor with milk  bottles.

Dairy processors compete for milk

More cautious investment over the next five years is likely as New Zealand dairy processors struggle to fill existing and planned capacity, Rabobank dairy analyst Emma Higgins says. By: Sally Rae