15 Apr 2014Nufarm to close NZ manufacturing plant (PDF 209KB) Nufarm Limited announced today that, following a review of its New Zealand manufacturing operations, it will close the facility at Otahuhu, near Auckland, and further consolidate regional manufacturing activity at its existing Laverton (Victoria) facilities.
12 Feb 2014Executive re-organisation (PDF 345KB) Nufarm Limited today announced a partial re-organisation of its executive management team to better reflect the strategic priorities of the business.
03 Feb 2014Sustainable DHA omega-3 canola closer to reality (PDF 181KB) A significant milestone was achieved late last year by Australia’s long-chain omega-3 canola research collaboration when it produced DHA oil levels equal to that found in wild fish.
The collaboration, formed in 2011 between Nuseed, the CSIRO and the GRDC, aims to develop a genetically modified canola that will produce long-chain omega-3 oil at levels equal to that of wild fish.
“With more people around the world consuming long-chain omega-3 oils for the associated health benefits, a sustainable solution is needed to take pressure off our wild fish stocks and provide an alternate source,” said Dr Malcolm Devine, Nuseed’s global innovation lead.
31 Jan 2014Sale of Nufarm shares by Doug Rathbone (PDF 349 KB) Nufarm’s Managing Director and CEO, Doug Rathbone, today announced that he has sold the
majority of his shareholding in the Company and entered into a derivative transaction with respect to
a portion of the remaining shares held by him and his associated family entities.
24 Jan 2014Market update (PDF 180KB) Nufarm Limited today confirmed that it expects to generate a first half result within the previous guidance range provided at the AGM in early December 2013 of EBIT $50 million - $60 million, albeit towards the lower end of that range.