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Something new under the southern sky, or; what in the world is the CPTPP?

Dated: March 21, 2018

This month, Australia and New Zealand, along with nine other Asia-Pacific nations signed one of the largest and most progressive free trade agreements in history. The agreement opens up new trade opportunities for Aussie and Kiwi exporters and businesses, covering a market of 495 million people, or 6.8 per cent of world population. Signed onContinue reading 

Commodity prices remain as greatest concern for New Zealand agribusiness

Dated: February 11, 2016

A recent survey conducted by business advisory firm Crowe Horwath during the Southern Field Days asked farmers, rural professionals and others heavily involved in New Zealand agribusiness for their views on the industry’s key influences. Technology, farm management practices, favourable interest rates, improved rural connectivity and continued education and training were identified as the factorsContinue reading