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Coffee prices hit by global supply issues
Brent Melville | Fri, 03 Sep 2021

Coffee snobs can expect to pay more for their morning habit as prices hike on global supply and production issues.

Shipping costs are biting for Sanford
Staff reporters | Tue, 31 Aug 2021

Sanford says its total supply chain costs have lifted 17% on per tonne basis. It will seek to recover costs by lifting prices. 

Allied Farmers more than doubles net profit
Staff reporters | Mon, 30 Aug 2021

Allied Farmers said its investment diversification is beginning to pay off. 

Pamu reports flat result, says diversification paying off
Rebecca Howard | Thu, 26 Aug 2021

Dairy accounted for 50% of Pamu's farm operating revenues in year to June 30. 

PwC to run Ziwi Peak auction - report
Staff reporters | Wed, 25 Aug 2021

Ziwi Peak looks to be moving closer to a sale, with the company tipped to be worth $400 million or more. 

Skellerup's record lift in annual profit
Staff reporters | Thu, 19 Aug 2021

Skellerup aims to deliver growing and sustainable financial returns, said chief executive David Mair.

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