Waikato

With 11 Fonterra sites peppered across the region, it’s no surprise that so many careers and livelihoods are related to the production and manufacture of world-loved dairy in the Waikato.

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Meet the many in Waikato

They attend the tyres which turn the wheels of the tankers that collect the milk and deliver it to 11 plants across the Waikato - creating dairy goodness.

 

understand how the WAIKATO is improving water quality

December 15, 2017

NZMP, Fonterra’s dairy ingredient business, has recently set up a medical nutrition and healthy ageing division to develop science-based solutions that help to treat people who are suffering malnutrition, cancer and other diseases, as well as to help people age in good health.

November 28, 2017

The Raglan surf lifesaving club is set to keep even more people safe this summer thanks to a grant from the Fonterra Grass Roots Fund.

November 19, 2017

Fonterra farmers are opening their gates and giving thousands of people from across New Zealand the chance to visit a farm, in what’s set to be one of the country’s biggest ever community open days.

November 16, 2017

Fonterra today launched an ambitious plan to help improve the quality of New Zealand’s waterways.

November 09, 2017

Division Manager, Analytical/Specialty at MilkTestNZ, Waikato.

One of the many who contribute to dairy loved around the world.

October 27, 2017

In a place just outside of Hobbiton, there are grassy mounds that are being used for a different purpose than to house hobbits.

October 25, 2017

Over the past few years Fonterra dairy farmer Stu Muir has been restoring the once stagnant stream on the boundary of his Waikato farm to create 20 whitebait spawning ponds with grasses, flaxes, kahikatia, kowhai, mahoe and other wetland trees.

October 18, 2017

New research has found evidence that one of Fonterra’s probiotics can help prevent or treat symptoms of postnatal depression.