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.


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

February 27, 2018

Three Co-op farmers have been announced as the finalists for the 2018 Fonterra Dairy Woman of the Year award.

February 15, 2018

“Whenever we’re needed, we’re able to rally those troops. We’re able to get our guys together quite quickly, and get across and offer support that goes beyond Fonterra.” – Peter Laurent, Health & Safety, Risk and Projects Manager 

February 09, 2018

Lisa and Hamish Lile have hosted primary school children on their Otorohanga farm eight times over the last few years through DairyNZ’s Find a Farmer programme.

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.