The latest from Agriculture Editor Rebecca Howard

Rebecca is a business journalist with more than 25 years’ experience, including more than a decade in Peru covering everything from politics, terrorism, human rights, and the war on drugs. She has worked for the Associated Press, Dow Jones, the Wall Street Journal and Reuters. Her work in NZ has included macroeconomics, listed companies and extensive coverage of the dairy sector. You can follow her on Twitter @FarroHoward or connect with her on LinkedIn here.

Dairy farms need $8.66 per kilogram of milksolids to cover costs
Rebecca Howard | Mon, 08 Aug 2022

Dairy farmers are under pressure as the expenses of operating a working farm increase. 

A2 Milk trading halted after 8.6% spike
Rebecca Howard | Tue, 02 Aug 2022

Trading has been halted after a spike in the price. 

Fonterra promotes Emma Parsons to managing director strategy and optimisation
Rebecca Howard | Tue, 26 Jul 2022

The newly developed role will have ownership and oversee the implementation of Fonterra’s strategy and long-term plans.