Open Country Dairy is the first anchor tenant in the Ports of Auckland (PoAL) regional freight hub that formally opened on April 30 at Northgate Business Park at Horotiu just north of Hamilton.

Published in General News
Thursday, 04 April 2019 08:26

Strong demand, low supply lifts prices

Strong global demand for dairy and constrained milk supply will keep farmgate prices high, say New Zealand’s large milk processors.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 26 February 2019 11:43

OCD plant opening a big milestone

The country's second-largest dairy processor, Open Country Dairy will showcase its newest factory to farmer suppliers on March 7.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 08:55

Strong milk flows curbing payout

New Zealand dairy farmers are producing more milk, causing downward pressure on global dairy prices.

Published in General News
Friday, 12 October 2018 11:03

OCD reports strong milk supply

The country’s second-largest dairy processor says milk supply has been strong across all regions.

Published in General News
Thursday, 15 February 2018 13:37

OCD offers fixed milk price

New Zealand’s second largest milk processor, Open Country Dairy is offering suppliers a fixed milk price of $6.05/kgMS for the next season.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 December 2017 12:55

Lower milk payout as prices soften

The country's second-largest milk processor has revised its forecast milk payout for the season as dairy prices soften.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 08 November 2017 14:55

OCD looks at new milk price model

Milk processor Open Country Dairy is looking at a ‘farm price’ model for paying its farmer suppliers.

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Pam and John Hunter milk 435 cows on 130ha (eff) at Eureka, in the heart of Waikato dairy country, supplying Open Country Dairy.

Published in Management
Saturday, 13 May 2017 08:25

Wide ranging strategies in dairy lineup

The revenue range/kgMS of New Zealand’s dairy companies is remarkably wide -- from Tatua’s $18.58 to Fonterra’s commodity return of $5.81 -- says a new report on the dairy industry.

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