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Fonterra caps shareholders' fund – but axe looms
Rebecca Howard | Thu, 06 May 2021

Fonterra chair Peter McBride says "surprise" move to cap the shareholders' fund wasn't taken lightly, but farmer control of the co-op must be protected.

Rob Hewett to chair Silver Fern Farms Cooperative
Staff reporters | Tue, 04 May 2021

Hewett was re-elected to the board at the recent AGM. 

Low turnout as co-chair re-elected to Silver Ferns board
Staff reporters | Thu, 29 Apr 2021

Co-chair re-elected to board on low voter turnout

Seeka one step closer to acquiring OPAC
Staff reporters | Mon, 19 Apr 2021

The vast majority of shareholders voted in favour of the deal. 

MPI charges against QEX stand
Rebecca Howard | Fri, 16 Apr 2021

QEX says New Y and Xue will be defending the charges. 

Westland Dairy Co to invest $3m to reduce Hokitika plant emissions
Rebecca Howard | Wed, 14 Apr 2021

The work will see carbon emissions reduced to 107,560 tonnes. 

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