Rare Breed - November

November

Winter is arriving. It is an early start in Moira for John Tate as his pigs are being loaded for the factory. It is a similar story over in Struell Wells near Downpatrick, as Paul Turley's Angus cross cattle have reached the perfect weight for processing. At the Bell's near Ballymena their flock of turkeys is almost ready for the Christmas market. Drew and Valerie McConnell are on alert for calving cows at their Omagh dairy farm. Henry Savage from Cullyhannna is in Ballymena for the Autumn Pedigree Limousin sales.
Midway (ASX:MWY) 1H19 results & outlook

Midway (ASX:MWY) 1H19 results & outlook

Midway Limited (ASX:MWY) Managing Director and CEO Tony Price talks about the company's 1H19 results, performance of its acquisitions, strategy and outlook. Anna Napoli: Hello, I'm Anna Napoli for the Finance News Network and joining me now from Midway (ASX:MWY) is Managing Director, Tony Price. Tony, welcome to FNN. Tony Price: Thanks, Anna. Anna Napoli: First up, can you start with an introduction to the company? Tony Price: Midway Limited (ASX:MWY) is an integrated forestry business. The only one, fully integrated forestry business listed on the stock exchange. And by integrated I mean that we operate from on the cradle to grave basis. And that means that we plant trees, we tend trees, we harvest them, we take them to processing facilities, we market them, and then we also in some cases deliver the product all the way to the customer. We're one of the biggest exporters in Australia. And most of our product is delivered to customers in China and Japan. Anna Napoli: Let's talk about your first half 2019 results. What were some of the highlights? Tony Price: We basically generated a revenue of about $124 million. Which was up 45 per cent on the previous half year. That delivered an EBITDA of $12.2 million. Which was up 88 per cent. So all in all we had a good year. That was driven by a significant increase in sales price and also the tailwind of foreign exchange. Anna Napoli: Now to your operations. Can you tell us more, starting with production? Tony Price: We've got operations throughout Australasia. We have an operating business that manages plantations on our behalf and also on behalf of third parties. We also have a number of processing facilities, Queensland and two in Victoria. And more recently we've developed operations in Tasmania and also Western Australia. Anna Napoli: And how about pricing? Tony Price: Pricing has moved upwards significantly in the last two years. So 2018 calendar year, we were able to achieve 8 per cent price increase with our produ...
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Bega Cheese says FY19 performance to be impacted by farm gate pricing pressure

Bega Cheese (ASX:BGA) expects overall milk intake in FY19 to be between 1 and 1.1 billion litres of milk compared with total intake of 750 million litres in 2018. The dairy company says performance in FY19 is expected to be impacted by farm gate milk pricing pressure. Bega is forecasting normalized EBITDA in the range of $123 to $130 million as compared to $110 million in FY18. Bega says despite the current decrease in milk supply in the Australian dairy industry it is is very pleased with the integration of the Koroit facility, and, the forecast performance of that acquisition. Shares in Bega Cheese (ASX:BGA) are trading 12.3 per cent lower at $4.98.
Lipstick on a... cow?

Lipstick on a... cow?

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WA sex attacker ‘preyed on male clubbers’

WA sex attacker ‘preyed on male clubbers’

Inspector Louise Ball speaks to reporters in Perth on March 6after a 41-year-old man allegedly prowled entertainment districts looking for vulnerable men to sexually assault after giving them lifts. Brendon Quintin Webb was charged with two counts of indecent assault and one count of possessing a controlled or prescription drug. Ms Ball tells reporters there was no evidence the victims had been drugged. So far, one complainant has come forward while another man was identified from video found at Webb’s premises.
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Rare Breed - November
Rare Breed
November
 - Midway (ASX:MWY) 1H19 results & outlook
Midway (ASX:MWY) 1H19 results & outlook
 - Bega Cheese says FY19 performance to be impacted by farm gate pricing pressure
Bega Cheese says FY19 performance to be impacted by farm gate pricing pressure
 - Lipstick on a... cow?
Lipstick on a... cow?
 - WA sex attacker ‘preyed on male clubbers’
WA sex attacker ‘preyed on male clubbers’

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