Extract From Suppliers' 2016 Christmas Dinner Presentation
2016 reminded us that dairy lives in a very transparent world.
While there are niches of superior value that drive higher returns, markets aren't magical and mysterious but brutal and unforgiving and while you have all felt the brunt of that with a dramatic fall in prices...
Christmas Cheer Assisted By 2nd Step Up
On the back of recent market improvements and my last blog, it was great to be able to announce a further step up to Burra suppliers at our annual Supply Partner Christmas Dinner last night.
I was encouraged by the optimism of our milk supply partners, many of whom are in a g...
This Is What A Recovery Looks Like!
The last three GDT auctions have resulted in a +17% move in the dairy index - SMP +16%, WMP +24% - taking commodity pricing back to levels not seen since mid 2014, over 30 months ago.
With WMP being so much of their production, the NZ industry has been riding a wave of optimi...