Tuesday, 15 March 2016 11:55

SOE confirms move from dairy

Deer milking, manuka honey, sheep milking and blueberries are among Landcorp's options for land it had planned to convert to dairy farms.

Published in General News

Shanghai Pengxin recently showed off its upgrade of the former Crafar farms it bought in the central North Island in 2012.

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Tuesday, 08 March 2016 10:55

First students busy at dairy academy

A new training facility for aspiring dairy farmers and herd and farm managers in the central North Island has its first intake of students.

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State farmer Landcorp is to revise its land-use programme at Wairakei Estate near Taupo.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 01 March 2016 19:19

Cows out; sheep in!

In a move that illustrates the current parlous state of the dairy industry, the country's biggest farmer is pulling out of dairy and moving into sheep milking.

Published in General News

Landcorp will conclude its sharemilking contract with Shanghai Pengxin Group at the end of May 2017.

Published in Agribusiness

Landcorp will not renew its sharemilking contract with Shanghai Pengxin Group (SPG) when it concludes at the end of May 2017.

Published in General News
Thursday, 17 December 2015 09:49

Landcorp and Northland iwi forge partnership

Landcorp Farming and Northland iwi Te Rarawa and Ngai Takoto have joined forces to run Sweetwater farm, a 2480ha property north-west of Kaitaia.

Published in General News
Thursday, 19 November 2015 09:10

Sheep milk flows at Wairakei

Landcorp chief executive Steven Carden says his company plans to set up a second sheep milking farm on one of their properties near Taupo.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 November 2015 15:30

Academy to train dairy leaders

Landcorp and Chinese conglomerate Shanghai Pengxin have jointly set up a venture to train future farm leaders – at no cost to those chosen for the course.

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