Dairy prices have flattened after a 40 per cent fall, and volatility is tipped to continue this year.
New Zealand is well placed to take advantage of a big jump in Chinese milk imports by 2020, a report says.
Synlait Milk says there has been strong global demand for its lactoferrin products.
Long serving Fonterra director Jim van der Poel is retiring but is adamant he's not the type of person to sit around and do nothing.
Ngai Tahu's $400m dairy investment meant court appeal to restrictions was ''highly likely''.
Efforts to improve the environment pay off for this dairy farming family.
OPINION: Only a brave or foolish person would try to put numbers down for dairying's next two years.
TIM CRONSHAW - Stuff
Cow lameness may be more than 10 per cent a year nationally and cost dairy farmers $500 for each case.
The market regulator criticises Fonterra for the way it adjusted its 2013-14 milk-price payout to farmers downwards.
Look out cow milk - almond, rice, coconut and soy alternatives are growing in popularity.
A new demonstration dairy farm near Cambridge has been hailed as "world-leading".
A dairy farmer is seeking a stay of an Environment Court order that prevents him milking at his 700-cow farm.
Dairy farmers are soon to mate their dairy cows, and Firstlight Wagyu staff believe they have an opportunity to get higher returns.
Dairy Goat Co-operative's market-led strategy boosted revenue to $150m last year.
Major dairy exporting countries have upped their milk production in the past year.
Dive in dairy prices and high dollar mean the Reserve Bank will hold official cash rate steady till March, says ASB.
Senior Fonterra official defends claims that the dairy industry should stop producing products sold at a marginal commodity price.
A sharemilker of the year win has set a Wairarapa couple on the path to success.
Finance minister says he isn't worried about selling farmland to overseas firms because corporate farmers won't last the distance.
Science is the new battleground in the milk wars and A2 Milk is strengthening its arsenal.
The arrival of extremely rare heifer triplets was a first in an Otaki man's 60 years of farming.
A Fairlie dairying couple keep it simple and sustainable.
Being passionate about all they do in dairying is beginning to pay dividends for the Dairy Business of the Year winners.
A lower milk payout will leave little "wiggle room" for the Lincoln University demonstration dairy farm to reach planned targets.
Here is some timely advice as the strenuous demands of calving approach.
The purchase of a North Otago dairy farm will create more local jobs, the company says.
The dumped-milk stench which has distressed a community is ending up in court.
The Coca-Cola Company is an unlikely candidate for kickstarting New Zealand's billion dollar whey protein industry.
Fonterra may be forced to slash its payout for this season unless dairy prices rebound.
An Upper Waikato farmer is proving that dairy farmers can lower their nitrogen leaching and still make money.
Dairy farmers are importing record levels of palm kernels from Malaysia in order to boost milk production.
Fonterra confirms jobs will be axed at its Te Rapa Canpac site, but 10 fewer than planned.
Dairying newcomers will be the most vulnerable to dairy prices hitting a two year low.
Dairy price fall seen as having "huge implications" for New Zealand's so-called rock star economy.
Another sharp fall in dairy prices is threatening New Zealand's economic recovery, Labour says.
A lone trombone in a field calls to a new breed of Lorde fan, and it's just plain weird.
Southland dairy farmers have racked up twice the number of effluent-related non-compliance notices this year compared to last year.
Fonterra is strengthening its operations in Brazil and Venezuela, while ceding joint Ecuador plants to Nestlé.
Infant formula developer Karl Ye is set to unveil smartphone technology that will show users an X-ray of the contents.
Jim van der Poel will leave the dairy co-operative's board in November, after 12 years of service.
Fonterra's forecasted milk price cut brings warning to farmers to trim the fat and pay close attention to operational costs.
West Coast dairy co-operative makes a wide payout prediction which at its upper end tops Fonterra's reduced $6kg milk price.
Dairy farmers have been too busy dealing with farm jobs to meet with ACC this month.
A cut in Fonterra's forecast will see the Waikato's dairy farmers cutting discretionary spending.
Fonterra's reduced forecast farm-gate milk payout will "come as a shock to farmers".
Thames farming company hit with $47,000 fine and ordered to stop milking until it fixed the overflowing effluent system.
Fonterra farmers are bracing themselves for a $1 cut to the new season's forecast.
Fewer dairy farmers have been prosecuted for dirty dairying this year than previously.
Dairy farmers take heart - Chinese demand and dairy prices will bounce back towards the end of the year.
Mike and Maree were part of a migration of farmers heading south looking for greener pastures.