Posts tagged "Farmlands Co-operative"

Farmlands CEO urges New Zealand to farm smarter, not harder

[4 April] Farmlands Co-operative Chief Executive, Peter Reidie, challenged rural New Zealand to meet demands of a changing consumer base. He said that the model used to drive New Zealand’s farming success in the past wasn’t going to drive success in the future. He added that NZ could not win on scale and low cost...

Esler steps down

[2 March/ NZ Farmers Weekly] Farmlands Co-operative CEO, Brent Esler has stepped down. Mr Esler, who led the merger between Farmlands and CRT, believed it was time for both parties to part and for someone else to lead the business through its next phase of development. Farmlands CFO Tony van der Hoom will be leading...

NRM brands back in NZ hands

 [18 September/ Rural News Group] NRM Stock Feed Manufacturing and Brands, one of the oldest rural servicing companies, is being brought back into New Zealand ownership by Farmlands Co-operative. Farmlands will acquire the NRM brands and all of the associated intellectual property while Mainfeeds is taking the major assets which are feed mills at Wiri...