Articles tagged Fonterra

Fonterra Cooperative Group's new chair John Monaghan says the dairy giant's biggest challenge is to change the law which forces it to accept milk from any farmer and sell it to rivals at a subsidised price, according to a report in Dairy News.

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A temporary share trading halt by Fonterra has been followed by an announcement that farmers will be unlikely to get a final dividend payout. Reality is finally biting for the company thanks to fundamental flaws in culture and strategy, says Rod Oram.

The investigation into a Northland contract milker caught on camera hitting cows with a steel pipe is ongoing over a month after authorities were given footage of the abuse. Farah Hancock reports.

Craigs Investment Partners, one of New Zealand's largest investment advisory firms, has dropped the Fonterra Shareholders' Fund from its New Zealand equities portfolio, saying its performance has been "lacklustre at best". BusinessDesk's TinaMorrison reports.