Southern Dairy Hub October Field Day 2019

If you missed the Southern Dairy Hub Field day today, you don't have to miss all of the information! The Field day booklet is now available online and includes information on: 2018/2019 season summary and current year to date Managing mineral deficiencies and animal...

APPOINTMENT OF TRUSTEES

The trust is a charitable trust with the principle objectives of fostering the regional development of sustainable and profitable dairy farming within the southern region and a cornerstone partner in the Southern Dairy Hub (SDH) having sought a mandate and donations...

FIELD DAY 10th October 2018

FIELD DAY 10th October 2018 10:30am – 1:00pm Venue: Southern Dairy Hub Parking: Gate B - 225 Branxholme Makarewa Road, Makarewa (Opposite Alliance Group Plant)   Join us on farm to get the latest updates of what’s been happening on farm and with the research...

FIELD DAY 15th March 2018

FIELD DAY 15th March 2018 10:30am – 1:30pm Venue: Southern Dairy Hub Parking: Gate B - 225 Branxholme Makarewa Road, Makarewa (Opposite Alliance Group Plant) Dairy Hub Limited Partner Investors: Join us on farm to get the latest updates of what’s been happening on...

Field Day 14 November 2017

Southern Dairy Hub Limited Partner Investors: 10:30am – 1:00pm 611 Ryal Bush Wallacetown Road 611 Ryal Bush Wallacetown Road  Makarewa  Dairy Supply No: 31445  Join us on farm to get the latest updates of what’s been happening on farm and with the research projects...

Farmers celebrate opening of Southern Dairy Hub

The world-class Southern Dairy Hub has been formally opened, marking a new era for dairy farming supported by research in the deep south. About 200 dairy farmers and supporters gathered to celebrate the opening of the cutting-edge research and demonstration farm near...

Update 07-07-2017

The Southern Dairy Hub now has a Fonterra supply number! This month’s activities The hub now has a Fonterra supply number. The dairy shed has been commissioned and staff training in system functions and operation. Work continues on the research facilities, with the...

Update 9-06-2017

Find out about the latest Southern Dairy Hub activities and watch new drone footage showing progress. This week’s activities The dairy shed continues to be the focal point of work at the hub, with windows fitted, milk vats and lines installed, switchboard wired, and...

Update 22-05-2017

Progress towards the dairy shed commissioning on June 25 continues with the installation of milking plant equipment. Stock purchased will be arriving on farm from today onwards and begin their transition onto winter crops. The entire farm has received 25KgN/ha (units...

Update 04-05-2017

We have a herd! Cows are now on farm at the Southern Dairy Hub. The herd, as well as all young stock replacements required in year one of milking, have been secured. At present, there are multiple mobs of young stock on farm grazing the recently renovated pasture...