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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.

Fonterra announces General Manager, Māori Strategy - Tiaki Hunia

July 12, 2017

Fonterra today announced the appointment of Tiaki Hunia to the role of General Manager, Māori Strategy/Pouhere Māori.