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Fonterra completes reset, announces annual results and long-term growth plan out to 2030

Annual Results Summary Total pay-out for 2020/21 season: $7.74 per kgMS - Final 2020/21 Farmgate Milk Price: $7.54 per kgMS - 2020/21 dividend: 20 cents per share, comprised of 5 cent interim dividend and 15 cent final dividend.


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


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


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


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


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


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


Fonterra completes sale of two China farms

Fonterra has today completed the sale of its two wholly owned China farming hubs in Ying and Yutian.

April 01, 2021


Fonterra details how farmers will be paid for sustainable, high value milk

Fonterra has released the details of how it will pay farmers for producing sustainable, high quality milk as part of The Co-operative Difference framework.

February 25, 2021


Fonterra lifts its 2020/21 forecast Farmgate Milk Price range

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today lifted its 2020/21 forecast Farmgate Milk Price range to NZD $6.90 - $7.50 per kgMS, up from NZD $6.70 - $7.30 per kgMS.

February 03, 2021