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Economic Week - August 17

Higher vegetable prices have pushed up the overall Food Price Index. New Zealand's population is also on the rise - we're closing in on 4.9 million of us.

It is no good expanding suburbs if you cannot feed their people

A recent report is a valuable tool in the fight for New Zealand to maintain its ability to feed itself, says Federated Farmers national president Katie Milne.

Economic Week - August 10

The official cash rate is to stay at 1.75 - as expected. The surprise is that the Reserve Bank now says it's likely to stay at that rate through to 2020.


Lake Rotorua PC10

We're working really hard in the Lake Rotorua catchment to ensure farmers are treated fairly regarding nitrogen discharge allowances. Show your support by contributing to our legal costs.

Feds in the news

See the latest interviews with Federated Farmers leaders