Tuesday, 06 September 2016 23:55

‘Turbo-charger’ for sheep milk sector

The dairy sheep industry in New Zealand will be "turbo-charged" by a new $31.39 million Primary Growth Partnership (PGP), the Primary Industries Minister, Nathan Guy, claims.

Published in General News
Thursday, 23 June 2016 09:55

Big sheep milk conversion at Taupo

Maui Milk has acquired a 770ha farm near Lake Taupo and is converting it to a sheep milking operation aimed at achieving $4 million farm income within two to three years.

Published in Management

Those seeking to grow the fledgling sheep milk industry have just taken a big step forward in breeding a composite sheep especially for New Zealand conditions.

Published in General News
Friday, 22 April 2016 12:55

Challenge for NZ sheep milking

A big challenge to the New Zealand sheep milking industry is that a lot of the known science is based on overseas indoor, or mixed indoor-outdoor systems.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 21 April 2016 10:55

Milking vodka from sheep

Fancy a vodka? Ever thought of looking over the fence for your quaff?

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 20 April 2016 15:55

Hype not helpful – sheep dairyman

Talk of a billion dollar sheep dairy industry is unhelpful, according Maui Milk chief executive Peter Gatley.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 April 2016 06:55

NZ sheep milk research envied

A world expert on the sheep milking industry says UK farmers would be envious of the level of research being done in New Zealand into sheep milking.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 30 March 2016 12:55

Don’t plan a move to sheep milking

A warning to dairy farmers: a move to sheep milking is probably not an option.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 15 March 2016 16:41

Research boost for sheep milk

New Zealand's sheep milk industry is set to benefit from new research by AgResearch.

Published in General News
Friday, 04 March 2016 13:55

Milking sheep potential problems afoot

Sheep have been raised for their milk for thousands of years and were milked before cows.

Published in Farm Health
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