WeatherWatch Farmers choice

Farmers are  grumpy about weather forecasters getting it wrong.  From early last year some forecasters were talking up the impending El Nino Summer and its possible effects.  A notable exception I am pleased to say was our supplier,  Weather Watch dot co dot nz.  ...

Fonterra cuts again

Fonterra has cut its dairy payout forecast, after the milk price dropped from $4.15 to $3.90 per kilo of solids.    Chair John Wilson says difficult conditions in the GDT market  had put further pressure on the forecast.   With price drops in four of the last five...