News | Rural
10 Apr 2020 5:28
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Rural

    Fonterra's on high alert in Australia as the bushfires rage on and drought continues

    Fonterra's on high alert in Australia as the bushfires rage on and drought continues


    Fonterra
    Fonterra
    The dairy giant says so far its factories and farmers have been untouched by the fires which continue to bring devastation to parts of Victoria and New South Wales.

    But, Fonterra Australia managing director Rene Dedoncker says they're monitoring the situation to ensure its people and farmers are safe.

    He says they're also talking to organisations about how they can help in the form of logistics, transport and warehousing.

    The company's already donated milk powder to its charity partner Foodbank to add to emergency relief packs.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Rural News
     28 Mar: During the coronavirus lockdown many farmers are still struggling with Mycoplasma bovis
     24 Mar: Heightened health protocols will cause only minor hold-ups to Fonterra's milk operations through the four-week lockdown
     18 Mar: Fonterra says demand's still strong for dairy in China, as it weathers its Covid-19 outbreak
     05 Mar: Longstanding Fonterra chairman, John Monaghan, is stepping down from the dairy co-operative's board
     19 Feb: The coronavirus outbreak is continuing to push down global dairy prices
     05 Feb: Global dairy prices have taken a hit, following the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus in China
     15 Jan: The Revenue Minister says he's asked officials to look at the tax issues around Mycoplasma bovis
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Chiefs coach Warren Gatland understands the appeal of a club world league in a post covid-19 rugby calendar More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Wellington city councillors have thrown out the idea of a rates freeze -- but payment deferrals will still be allowed More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    NSW Health introduces $5,000 fine for spitting or coughing on frontline workers in coronavirus lockdown 4:37

    Politics:
    An esteemed kaumatua and Te Reo pioneer has died 21:57

    Entertainment:
    Matthew McConaughey led a game of virtual bingo for residents of a senior living facility in Texas on Sunday (05.04.20) 21:44

    Business:
    Wellington city councillors have thrown out the idea of a rates freeze -- but payment deferrals will still be allowed 21:17

    Entertainment:
    Roseanne Barr believes the coronavirus pandemic is a conspiracy to "get rid" of her generation 21:14

    Entertainment:
    Terry Crews' wife has undergone a double mastectomy 20:44

    International:
    Tonga braces for Cyclone Harold damage after destruction in Fiji and Vanuatu 20:37

    Entertainment:
    Lin-Manuel Miranda has paid tribute to medical workers in his hometown amid the coronavirus pandemic 20:14

    Entertainment:
    Alicia Keys says Oprah Winfrey is her "beautiful big sister" 19:44

    Entertainment:
    Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan's new charity is called Archewell 19:14


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd