The recent drought has been confirmed as the worst in nearly 70 years for much of New Zealand.
Another slight rise in dairy prices shows the effects of the drought on the sector are over, strategist says.
New Zealand's trade balance remained in surplus for May, despite a slump in exports to four of our five top export destinations.
The impact of the drought is not over for hill country farmers, even though there has been rain.
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