Posts tagged "Tasman"

Help coming for storm-hit farmers in Taranaki and Tasman

[2 March/NZ Farmer] The Minister for Agriculture and Rural Communities, Damien O’Connor, announced that the damage caused by former cyclone Gita in Taranaki and parts of the Tasman district met the criteria to be classified as a medium-scale adverse event which would trigger funding for recovery efforts. He noted that intense winds caused significant damage...

Fonterra may bring Aussies into the fold

[15 December/NZ Herald] Fonterra Australia has announced that it is looking to formulate a co-operative solution for its Aussie suppliers who at the moment supply the company outside of its co-operative structure. The CEO of Fonterra Australia, Rene Dedoncker, said the Australian business had become stronger as the plant footprint had evolved (including the recently...