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Fonterra welcomes Government's climate change announcement

December 19, 2017

Fonterra welcomes the Government’s latest move to address climate change, including its plans to establish a Climate Commission. The dairy Co-operative echoes Minister James Shaw’s belief in the importance of ensuring both a sustainable economy and stable climate for future generations.

Fonterra launches plan to improve waterways

November 16, 2017

Co-operative announces ambitious water commitments; invites Kiwis to visit farms and see what’s being done to promote healthy rivers.

Tick of approval for Fonterra’s Food and Nutrition guidelines

November 07, 2017

Fonterra has displayed its commitment to continue delivering high quality dairy nutrition by creating new global Food and Nutrition Guidelines, recently endorsed by the New Zealand Nutrition Foundation.

Fonterra directors retire

September 11, 2017

Farmer Director – David MacLeod – has advised that he will retire from the Fonterra Board at the Co-operative’s Annual Meeting on 2 November.

Living Water adds weight to freshwater funding

August 16, 2017

Fonterra and the Department of Conservation’s (DOC) $20 million, 10-year Living Water partnership has helped secure $6.5m from the Ministry for the Environment to support freshwater improvement partnerships in Northland, Canterbury and Southland.

Fonterra dairy duo claims awards at top international cheese awards

August 15, 2017

Two Fonterra NZMP cheeses have scooped silver awards at the prestigious international Cheese Awards held recently at Nantwich, UK.