Craig P

Craig P has written 3 posts for sheepmilknz

Sheep dairying; big steps and a few brick bats

Craig Prichard, Massey University Some of Maui Milk’s first generation Lacaune dairy sheep   It has been a huge fortnight for New Zealand’s fledgling sheep dairy industry. Maui Milk, the Taupo-based Maori-Chinese joint venture, officially opened its new 2000 sheep rotary milking shed and covered barns overlooking Lake Taupo’s western shores, and Waikato Innovation Park announced […]

Sheep Milk NZ recent news

Recent Sheep Milk News ‘You milk the sheep I’ll milk the cows’: the amazing White’s of Sentry Hill, Hawkes Bay (November)   Spring Sheep Milk Company looking for suppliers (Stuff, December 4) Spring sheep’s Nick Hammond,  Radio Live interview   Maui Milk’s new farm (Rural News, August)

Wild Bush Sheep Dairy Courses

Interested in sheep dairy? David Chapman and Kirsty Silvester are offering short on-farm courses to help new entrants get to grips with a sheep milking project. Here’s what they say: ‘We have, over the last five years, built a sheep dairy venture from the ground up. In  creating “Wild Bush Cheese” we have, double-handedly bread […]

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