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Coal not in Fonterra's future

Fonterra has been working on its transition to renewable energy for some time and says it can, and will, get out of coal, with a couple of practical constraints.


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


Fonterra joins forces with DSM to lower carbon footprint

Fonterra and Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition and sustainable living, are teaming up to work on reducing on-farm greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in New Zealand.

January 29, 2021


Fonterra, Nestlé and DairyNZ join forces to tackle nitrogen leaching

Fonterra and Nestlé are teaming up with DairyNZ to expand a promising plantain trial to help improve waterways and reduce on-farm greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

December 14, 2020


Fonterra farmers taking another step towards New Zealand’s low emissions food production

They’re hot off the press and intended to help take the heat out of climate change.

October 12, 2020


Fonterra sells China farms

Fonterra has agreed to sell its China farms for a total of $555 million (RMB 2.5 billion), after successfully developing the farms alongside local partners.

October 05, 2020


Fonterra backs young farmers with MyMilk expansion

Dairy co-operative Fonterra has announced plans to make it easier for more dairy farmers to get into their own farms, and to grow with the Co-op, by extending its MyMilk initiative to the North Island.

January 13, 2020


Fonterra announces 2019 Interim Results, and updates on its portfolio and strategic reviews

Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited today announced its 2019 Interim Results which show the Co-op has returned to profitability with a Net Profit After Tax (NPAT) of $80 million, but normalised Earnings Before Interest and Tax (EBIT) are down 29% on the same period last year to $323 million.

March 19, 2019