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Fonterra has raised its forecast payout to farmers by 50 cents to $5.25 a kilo of milk solids, after another rise in dairy prices this morning.
New Zealand Institute for Economic Research's chief economist Christina Leung discusses New Zealand's so-called rock star economy. Audio
While prices have risen in the Global Dairy Auction for the third time in a row, a former agribusiness professor says it could level off from here.
Farmers could finally have break-even milk prices this season, a dairy analyst says. Audio
A rural economist says today's hefty rise in global dairy prices gives him confidence in ASB sticking with a forecast payout of six dollars a kilo by the end of the season. Audio
Labour is being irresponsible by pointing farmers to OECD figures that show they won't break even for another three years, a farm enterprise specialist says.
An economist says dairy prices are expected to head back to near break-even level over the next 12 months. Audio
Global dairy prices have held steady overnight, with mixed outcomes for various products. Audio
The latest 10-year outlook from the OECD warns the recent period of high agricultural commodity prices is most likely over.
Global dairy prices have fallen overnight, adding to scepticism about the current season's forecast payout to farmers. Audio
Prices for New Zealand's key dairy export have dropped overnight in the latest global dairy trade auction. Audio
It's the first global dairy auction of the new season ... and prices have risen overall. Audio
Fonterra stands is being accused of robbing devastated Australian farmers with what have been labelled 'immoral' cuts to milk payouts. Audio
An economist says the weaker dairy sector may weigh on labour market growth in the months ahead. Audio
The dairy season is limping to a miserable end and the latest dairy auction doesn't offer much joy for the season ahead either. Audio
In good news for dairy farmers this morning, the price of whole milk powder was surprisingly strong in the overnight Global dairy trade auction. Audio
Dairy prices have had a stronger session with wholemilk powder rising to its highest level since January. Audio
A rise in dairy prices at the latest global auction does not necessarily signal a turnaround in the market, an analyst says. Audio
International dairy prices have risen in the global dairy trade auction overnight. Susan Kilsby is a dairy analsyt at Agrifax. Audio
Councils in rural areas might be forced to cut spending if the dairy downturn continues, Local Government New Zealand says.