Monday, 12 November 2018 10:27

Sheep milking farmers wanted

Farmers between Auckland and Taupo can now take the plunge into sheep milk, says Maui Milk general manager Peter Gatley.

Published in Management
Wednesday, 07 November 2018 07:55

More sheep milk needed

Maui Milk chairman Paul McGilvary says the company needs more sheep milk to meet market demand and achieve processing efficiency.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 07 February 2018 08:55

Chinese company milking it

A Chinese company financing a multi million-dollar sheep milk venture near Taupo plans to build processing plants in other regions.

Published in General News
Thursday, 06 April 2017 09:55

Genetic breakthrough for sheep milk

The sheep milk industry has seen a breakthrough in getting semen from European milking sheep approved for entry to New Zealand.

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
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
Monday, 30 November 2015 13:50

Milking sheep numbers increasing

Rising interest in dairy sheep is about to be matched by the availability of milking ewes thanks to 15-year-old frozen embryos.

Published in General News