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Levin bypass now on hold

A shift in political direction has postponed consultation on the Levin bypass.The new government is currently reviewing roading and transport projects, and prior plans to carry out more public consultation on the road will now wait.In...

Listen: Fonterra's Miles Hurrell on the latest GDT auction result

Dairy prices fell for the fourth time in a row at this morning's GlobalDairyTrade auction, putting more downward pressure on Fonterra's farmgate milk price forecast which is currently $6.75/kg of milksolids.The GDT price index fell...

Listen: When meat isn't meat - the rise of alternative proteins

Alternative proteins are on the verge of becoming mainstream and 'stealing' growth from traditional meat products as they play a growing role in meeting consumer needs and preferences, according to a recently-released Rabobank report....

Listen: Dr Tim Mackle on dairy sector's new strategic vision

The dairy sector has launched its new strategy, Dairy Tomorrow - a joint initiative involving DairyNZ, Federated Farmers, DCANZ, and the Dairy Women's Network.DairyNZ CEO Dr Tim Mackle spoke to The Country 's Andy Thompson to explain...

The Country - GDT edition

Today The Country takes a look at the GlobalDairyTrade auction which fell for the fourth time in a row last night.On with the show: Jacinda Ardern: The Prime Minister on whether she's satisfied with CPTPP progress, when...

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