Displaying items by tag: west coast

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 00:00

Natural progression for dairy winners

Kelvin and Heather McKay say it was a natural progression for them to take out the 2015 West Coast/Top of the South Sharemilker/Equity Farmer of the Year title.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 February 2015 00:00

No longer the wet coast

For the second year in a row the West Coast is drying out, causing a drop in the milk flow to Westland Milk Products.

Published in General News
Monday, 08 December 2014 16:27

New milk collection record

THE COUNTRY's Second largest dairy processor has set a new record for milk collection.

Published in General News
Saturday, 06 December 2014 00:00

From the Coast to the back of beyond!

CHANGING FARM jobs is usually no big deal other than meeting new bosses and learning how they farm. 

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 28 August 2014 14:58

Watch spending, farmers told

Westland Milk farmer shareholders will be watching their spending very closely after the co-op slashed 60c off its 2014-15 forecast payout.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 08 April 2014 13:10

CRV Ambreed new sponsor of West Coast trust

ARTIFICIAL INSEMINATION company CRV Ambreed will donate semen products worth $27,750 to the West Coast Focus Farm Trust every year for the next three years.

Published in General News
Friday, 15 March 2013 15:29

West Coast asks for drought status

The West Coast is today forwarding its request to the Ministry for Primary Industries for a medium scale adverse event declaration.

Published in General News
Thursday, 14 March 2013 11:39

Trust triggered with rare West Coast drought

With the South Island's West Coast in the grip of drought, which is a highly unusual event, most farmers on the West Coast will have no idea how to cope with it or its aftermath.

Published in General News
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