The government is backing a plan for 20 Māori land owners with more than 24,000 hectares of whenua from the western shore of Lake Taupō to the Hauraki Plains, to invest in the rapidly growing sheep milking industry.
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Taupō milk factory donates thousands of litres to local food banks
Miraka has processed more than 20,000 litres of farmer-donated milk for distribution to food banks in the rohe.
Milk bottle ambulance treating plastic waste problem
21-year-old Lucan Battison was sick of seeing plastic waste on the beach so he started Barefoot Bottles, a business that delivers milk in glass bottles straight to the doorsteps of Hawke's Bay residents.
Miraka joins 'Gen Less' to do more to reduce greenhouse gas emissions
Māori-owned company Miraka has taken a step closer to their vision of becoming the world’s most sustainable dairy producer by joining Gen Less, which aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from all forms of energy use.
Govt’s primary sector led plan to reduce emissions is “all back to front,” says Māori farmer
The Government in partnership with the primary sector today announced its 2025 plan to reduce emissions in NZ.
Māori organisations team up with Japanese
Eleven Māori organisations have teamed up with a Japanese food company called Imanaka and created Kawerau Dairy to develop a milk processing plants to make high-value niche products in Kawerau.
Over 500 jobs axed at Fonterra
The world's largest dairy exporter, Fonterra, has undergone a major review and has today confirmed that it will cut 523 jobs in order to save up to $60 million a year on its salary bill.
Māori category finalist named in NZ International Business Awards 2015
Three Māori businesses have been recognized for their contribution to New Zealand’s exporting economy after being announced as finalists for the Māori Category 2015 New Zealand Business International Awards.
The price of milk today
The price of milk has dropped, last night by 8.4%, meaning a total decrease of 41% since the beginning of the year.
Rangihāmama Dairy Farm comes to fruition
Yesterday saw the official opening of the Rangihāmama Dairy Farm situated on the outskirts of Kaikohe in Northland.