Beef + Lamb New Zealand’s Economic Service released its New Season Outlook 2015-16 today. It predicts the average sheep and beef farm in New Zealand will see its profit before tax lift to $109,900 this […]
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The venison schedule is looking much better this season, with exporters tipping that the spring peak will be north of $8/kg, Deer Industry New Zealand (DINZ) reports in its latest newsletter. At present, the national […]
The productivity and profitability of sheep and beef farmers in the Manawatū-Whanganui region could be lifted, following the launch of a new programme by Primary Industries minister Nathan Guy today. The Sheep and Beef Land […]
New ANZ research has underline the huge performance potential of the red meat industry, but also identified significant barriers that need to be overcome if it is to once again be a driving force in […]
New Zealand’s sheep and beef farmers are about to vote on the future for their levy-funded organisation. Beef + Lamb New Zealand (B+LNZ) launched the 2015 Sheepmeat and Beef Levy Referendum proposal at the organisation’s […]
Firm demand from Europe and a more favourable exchange rate mean venison producers can expect prices during the spring peak and through into 2016 to be higher than last year. Since peaking at 72c Euro […]
The Red Meat Sector Conference heard about various ways farmers can improve their performance in the face of cost increases and lower than desirable meat returns. These messages came from an individual farmer, the chief […]