2022 Media Releases

14-12-2022 New Zealand farmer confidence plunges to record low

13-12-2022 Rabobank holds milk price forecast at NZD 9.00/kgMS despite weaker outlook for global dairy markets

08-12-2022 Global animal protein producers and processors must pivot in 2023 to secure future

06-12-2022 Rabobank Agribusiness Leadership Awards return after Covid break – with nominations now open for 2023

01-12-2022 Rabobank launches new sustainability podcast to support farm business decision making

30-11-2022 New agri board game to feature as part of New Zealand’s NCEA school curriculum

28-11-2022 US hungry for world’s beef as domestic production declines – Rabobank report

07-11-2022 Record production volumes expected in new Southern Hemisphere cherry season – Rabobank report

25-10-2022 Rabobank expands Sustainability team to help farming clients navigate changing environment

05-10-2022 Farmer confidence inches higher, but farm input cost concerns hang over sector

21-09-2022 How foodservice operators can reduce emissions without losing customers

08-09-2022 Global milk production set to return to growth while demand outlook hinges on China – Rabobank Dairy Quarterly

30-08-2022 Global demand for beef 'trimmings' expected to increase

25-08-2022 Rabobank New Zealand announces new Chair

19-08-2022 Lactalis extends lead at the top, Fonterra remains sixth - Rabobank 2022 Global Dairy Top 20

11-08-2022 Chinese demand for beef set to remain firm, outlook for sheepmeat less rosy

08-08-2022 Food prices tipped to continue rapid rise over remainder of the year

01-08-2022 Applications now open for 2023 Rabobank New Zealand Graduate Programme

25-07-2022 Improved market diversification critical for expanding NZ avocado industry

19-07-2022 New research finds Kiwis spending more on food, significant changes in our diets and shopping behaviours

12-07-2022 Surging farm input costs erode farmer confidence

06-07-2022 Bold actions required by New Zealand’s agricultural sector to help steer ‘food transition’ – Rabobank NZ CEO tells industry

04-07-2022 Mid-Canterbury farmer wins prestigious Farm Management Award

23-06-2022 Survey finds Kiwis throwing away more food – New Zealanders urged to do more to tackle growing food waste problem

16-06-2022 Weaker global milk demand set to push dairy commodity prices marginally lower in remainder of 2022 – global report

10-06-2022 From commitments to actions — global beef sector taking the next step in the climate-neutral space

09-06-2022 Rabobank partners with Silver Fern Farms on sustainability-linked financing facility

23-05-2022 Rabobank forecasts $9kg/ms farmgate milk price for new season – tells farmers to prepare for a bumpy ride ahead

26-04-2022 The impacts of China’s COVID lockdowns on New Zealand agriculture

09-05-2022 Southland primary schools provided with ‘tunnel houses’ to help educate children about food production

26-04-2022 Sizeable lift in on-farm salaries but labour challenges remain – latest Federated Farmers/ Rabobank Remuneration report

08-04-2022 Global wine industry must reassess supply chain assumptions and strategies – industry report

01-04-2022 Prospects strong for NZ kiwifruit sector – new global report

31-03-2022 Farmers stay split on prospects for the year ahead as growing range of concerns take edge off positive market conditions

29-03-2022 Rabobank New Zealand Group records strong lending growth

15-03-2022 Rabobank Farm Managers Program heads back to Christchurch – Applications now open

10-03-2022 Surfing For Farmers season wraps up with woollen surfboards giveaway

10-03-2022 Dairy prices expected to remain elevated in the near term, but longer-term outlook less certain — global report

02-03-2022 Strong global beef demand but plentiful challenges – Rabobank industry report

24-02-2022 Banking on a stronger future for New Zealand food producers

24-02-2022 Global food market disruption to continue in year ahead – Rabobank outlook

03-02-2022 New Zealand ag sector looking to another profitable year ahead – Rabobank 2022 outlook

20-01-2022 Rabobank appoints new head of food and agri research for New Zealand & Australia

11-01-2022 What to Expect in the Global Aquaculture Industry in 2022