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July 20, 2018

Celebrating 50 years of Reporoa

Hidden away in the Reporoa Valley, lies a manufacturing site that turns milk collected from local Kiwi farmers into unique dairy products that are shipped around the world. 

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May 02, 2018

Fonterra-EECA partnership heads towards a sustainable future

How a Fonterra-ECCA partnership is driving a 25 per cent reduction in emissions at our Brightwater site.

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April 16, 2018

Edgecumbe Volunteer Fire Brigade wins Supreme Award at the Trustpower National Community Awards

The Edgecumbe Volunteer Fire Brigade, a team who deal with devastation every day, have been awarded the Supreme Award at the Trustpower National Community Awards.

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February 15, 2018

Fonterra Emergency Response Team ready to respond + video

“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 

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December 21, 2017

A Golden Opportunity for Students in Golden Bay

Three year 11 students from Golden Bay High School got a taste of what it’s like to work at Fonterra when the Co-op’s Takaka factory took part in the school’s Gateway work experience programme. 

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November 29, 2017

Partnerships helping to restore Northland whitebait numbers

Forming partnerships with community groups and schools is an essential part of Fonterra’s efforts to protect and improve New Zealand’s environment.

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October 27, 2017

The project that’s got hobbits talking 

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

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October 27, 2017

The many helping to shape the dairy industry

When Les Grace first started driving trucks the seats were as “hard as a board” and the roads were rough… 51 years on he sits in his Edgecumbe home sipping tea and reflecting on how much times have changed.

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May 09, 2017

Safety front of mind for our tanker drivers

At the peak of the dairy season this year, around 1,600 of our tanker drivers will drive roughly 350,000 kilometres each day, enough to make it around the equator eight and a half times.

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