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Fonterra’s Flexible Shareholding structure gets green light from farmers

Fonterra shareholders have today given the Co-operative’s new capital structure proposal the green light with 85.16% of the total farmer votes in support of the proposal.

December 09, 2021

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Fonterra farmers to vote on Co-op’s capital structure proposal

Fonterra has today announced it will proceed with a shareholder vote on the change to the Co-operative’s capital structure, which would give farmers greater financial flexibility and better enable the Co-op’s strategy.

November 09, 2021

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New Flexible Shareholding structure proposed as best option for farmers and Co-op

Fonterra’s Board has presented a revised capital structure proposal that it will discuss with farmers over the coming weeks before deciding whether to proceed to a shareholder vote.

September 23, 2021

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Fonterra Farm Insights Reports – a first for New Zealand farmers

Fonterra farmers are world leaders when it comes to care for animals and the environment. Individual Farm Insights Reports delivered to all farmers today provide an opportunity to build even more efficiency into their day to day farming operations and highlight sustainable farming practices.

September 21, 2021

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Farmer feedback set to shape revised capital structure proposal

With the first phase of Fonterra’s capital structure consultation now complete, the Co-op is drawing up a revised proposal that aims to reflect farmers’ views.

July 19, 2021

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Fonterra agrees sale of China JV farms

Fonterra has agreed the sale of its two joint venture farms in China, with the sale expected to be completed on 30 June.

June 28, 2021

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New plantain research a turning point for dairy

A new $22 million research initiative is underway to help dairy farmers improve freshwater quality – through using plantain pastures.

June 16, 2021

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Fonterra seeks views on support services for farmers

Fonterra is taking a look at the network of support services in place for dairy farmers to ensure they’re meeting the needs of farmers in today’s increasingly complex industry.

May 21, 2021

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Fonterra starts consultation on capital structure options 

Today Fonterra is starting a consultation process to seek farmer feedback on potential options to change its capital structure that could give farmers greater financial flexibility.

May 06, 2021