OPINION: With most of New Zealand gripped by recent events in Christchurch, a huge week in our dairy industry passed with little media coverage.

Published in Opinion
Tuesday, 26 March 2019 08:48

The sad demise of Westland Milk

Selling Westland Milk Products to the Chinese dairy giant Yili may be the right thing but will be the sad end of the cooperative, says Barrytown farmer Richard Reynolds.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 March 2019 09:59

Shock on social media at Westland sale

The proposed sale of Westland Milk to Chinese company Yili is causing alarm among social media users.

Published in General News

Chinese dairy giant Yili says Westland Milk Co-op suppliers will benefit from a competitive milk payout and greater export opportunities.

Published in General News

Chinese dairy giant Yili will pay $588 million for dairy co-op Westland Milk, it was announced overnight.

Published in General News
Thursday, 14 March 2019 08:57

Toxic loan?

More questions are being asked about the Government’s contentious $10 million loan to Westland.

Published in Milking It
Monday, 11 March 2019 08:46

Keep Dira, but change needed

Westland Milk Products says the DIRA is still needed, but with some changes.

Published in Opinion
Thursday, 29 November 2018 16:10

State loan for Westland Milk

Westland Milk has secured a $10 million loan from the Government to help build a new plant.

Published in General News
Thursday, 18 October 2018 10:29

A fantastic office on wheels

As the dairy season starts to peak it’s not only a busy time for farmers, but also those who support them – such as the milk tanker drivers.

Published in Management
Tuesday, 16 October 2018 09:55

Patience tested at Westland Milk

Westland Milk Products chief executive Toni Brendish admits the co-op has tested its shareholders’ patience and she can’t ask them to hold on any longer. 

Published in General News

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