30 March 2014
This 1150-cow year round milking operation with the Penwarden Partnership and Faull Farms, on 371ha at Tikorangi just inland from Waitara,was described by the award judges as “a strongexample of dairying and what can be achieved”.
Currently the farm comprises of a 282ha milking platform and four nearby run-offs totalling 89ha. Contour is flat, with some easy sidlings. Production last year was 487,909 kgMS and they are on target for 540,000 kgMS this season.