We have specialists in rural economics who provide in-depth analysis of rural markets and commodities. They are supported by our wider economics team who provide comment and analysis of the wider economic environment, and the potential impact of economic trends and issues on your farming business.
Investing in the Environment
Farmers are pre-empting signalled changes to environmental regulations by investing in environmental initiatives now, an ANZ survey reveals.
Of those surveyed, 94% said they were aware of proposed changes to environmental compliance, and 93% had started investing in improved environmental practices, or had a detailed farm environment plan. Almost half were using technology to help them measure and monitor their environmental footprint.
We are keen to highlight the positive work being done by people like Waikato dairy farmers John Hayward and Susan O’Regan.
INDUSTRY TIPS & CASE STUDIES
ANZ Bank New Zealand Limited was recently named CANSTAR Agribusiness Bank of the year for the seventh year in a row.
We’re delighted to have won – but we’re even more delighted at the recognition of our focus on making things easier for our customers.
Our philosophy has always been that what’s good for our customers is good for us. It’s very pleasing to see that recognised by others too and it’s a great reflection of the work our rural staff do every day to help customers achieve their farming goals.
For more information, please visit the Canstar website.
It can be tough choosing the best areas to invest in, in any business. Our latest benchmarking reports highlight how vital these decisions can be in the red meat sector – revealing a massive income divergence between top quartile and bottom quartile performing farms.
Red Meat Industry