18 May 2017
The number of recent farm sales indicates a rise in sentiment in the rural real estate market compared to a year ago with dairy farms and finishing farms driving the lift in performance.
4 May 2017
Bank of New Zealand and ANZ Bank New Zealand are much more comfortable with the strength of their agricultural loan books since global dairy prices bounced back, returning many farmers back to the black after a tough two seasons.
24 April 2017
Three dairy goat farms producing a combined 312,000 kgs of milk solids remain on the market while a fourth sold recently, but the higher than usual number up for sale is only a coincidence of timing, says the Dairy Goat Co-operative.
21 April 2017
Blossoming demand for horticulture helped boost farm prices 21% in the March quarter from a year earlier.
15 March 2017
Uncertainty and a level of caution exercised by agricultural producers have put the brakes on farm sales in the late summer months.
17 February 2017
A rise in interest in finishing farms compared to a year ago is being offset by a reduction in demand for finishing farms. Dairy farm sales are facing slightly better conditions and horticulture sales are back a little.
13 February 2017
Landcorp Farming, the state-owned farming company, is looking to improve its debt position as it sells some of its farms.
24 January 2017
Dairy and grazing properties led a decline in New Zealand farm sales in 2016 though prices rose based on the Real Estate Institute’s adjusted farm price index.
19 January 2017
19 December 2016
(DATA ANALYSIS) More farms were sold this spring compared to last year with higher prices being achieved by horticulture, finishing and dairy farms but lower prices for grazing farms were enough to offset the gains.