Latest news and announcements

30 Jul 2020

John Gillam to become Nufarm Chairman effective 24 September 2020

The Nufarm Board of Directors today announced the appointment of John Gillam to succeed Donald McGauchie AO as Chairman. Mr Gillam will join the Board on 31 July 2020 and assume the role of Chairman on 24 September 2020 following Mr McGauchie’s retirement as Chairman and Non-executive Director, which was previously advised at the company’s ...

30 Jul 2020

Nufarm welcomes Canadian regulatory approvals for Omega-3 Canola

Nufarm welcomes today’s confirmation from Canadian regulatory authorities that approvals have been received for the company’s proprietary Nuseed Omega-3 Canola relating to cultivation, use in aquafeed and livestock feed, and for human consumption. Click here to read more…

23 Jul 2020

Change of financial year end to 30 September

Nufarm advises that it has decided to change its financial year end from 31 July to 30 September to better align the half year reporting period with Nufarm’s key sales periods and enable improved comparison with industry peers. Click here to read more…

22 Jul 2020

Nuseed secures commercial offtake agreement with leading biodiesel producer for carinata

Nuseed Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nufarm Limited, has executed a commercial off-take agreement with Saipol, the largest biodiesel producer in Europe, to supply Nuseed Carinata as a feedstock for certified low carbon oil for renewable fuels and high protein non-GMO meal for livestock feed. The multi-year agreement follows the first commercial Nuseed Carinata shipment ...

30 Jun 2020

Nufarm announces changes to global manufacturing footprint

Nufarm today announced its decision to cease manufacture of insecticides and fungicides at its Raymond Road site in Laverton, Australia and curtail herbicide manufacturing at its operations in Linz, Austria. Nufarm Managing Director and CEO Greg Hunt explained the changes form part of the company-wide program launched in March 2020 to improve financial returns. Click ...

08 Jun 2020

First Nuseed Carinata shipment demonstrates sustainability and supply

Europe’s largest producer of biodiesel, confirmed receiving the first Nuseed Carinata grain shipment, grown as a scalable cover crop in Argentina, for processing into a renewable fuel with best in class greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction. An independent SCS Global audit and certification by the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB), a globally recognized leader in sustainability, ...

03 Jun 2020

Credit Suisse 2020 Conference, recent trading and factors impacting outlook

Nufarm’s Chief Executive, Greg Hunt, spoke at the Credit Suisse 2020 London Chemical and Agriculture Conference after close of the ASX on 3 June 2020. Greg provided an overview of Nufarm’s strategy and business, recent trading performance and factors impacting the outlook for the final quarter of the financial year. Read the full speaking notes ...

21 May 2020

Nufarm Board Change

Nufarm Limited announces that Ms Anne Brennan has advised her intention to not stand for re-election as a non-executive director at the 2020 Annual General Meeting of Nufarm. Nufarm Chairman, Donald McGauchie, expressed his appreciation on behalf of the Board and executive team: “We thank Anne for her many years of service and the contribution ...

07 May 2020

Nuseed – Macquarie Australia Conference 2020

Today Nuseed Group Executive, Brent Zacharias, provided an overview of Nuseed’s Value Beyond YieldTM strategy and gave an update on Seed Technologies third quarter trading at the (Virtual) Macquarie Australia Conference. Seed technologies trading update for the third quarter Solid demand and new seed varieties have supported expansion into Latin America[1], North America and Europe ...

29 Apr 2020

PAC Partners 2020 Agfoods (Virtual) conference

Following drought, floods, bushfires, and now a global health pandemic, Nufarm General Manager Australia and New Zealand, Peter O’Keeffe, is sharing his thoughts on resilience and comparative advantage in the Australian agricultural industry at today’s PAC Partners 2020 Agfoods (Virtual) conference. You can find a copy of Peter’s presentation and commentary here.