Fonterra plant NZ© Chameleons Eye/Rex/Shutterstock
New Zealand mega co-op Fonterra has increased its forecast for the price it will pay farmer members by the equivalent of 2.1p to 20.1p/litre. Forecasted share earnings for the 2017 financial year will raise the projected 2016-17 farmgate price further to 22.1p/litre. The move by the dairy giant is the latest in a line of indicators pointing towards a worldwide dairy market recovery.  The payout of New Zealand $4.75/kg of milk solids is a 50-cent increase on bleaker projections from […]
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