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Farmlands Co-operative Have Rolled Into Christmas Giving With I Am Hope And Local Charities

Monday, 8 November 2021, 12:09 pm | Farmlands

Farmlands have donated $37,500 to I Am Hope's Gumboot Friday fund — providing 150 counselling sessions to rural youth in New Zealand. And it's just the start. The announcement kick-started Farmlands’ 2021 charitable Christmas campaign, uniting ... More >>

Farmlands Director Elections Nominations Now Open

Wednesday, 11 August 2021, 10:38 am | Farmlands

Nominations are being sought for this year’s Farmlands Director Elections. Two seats – one North Island and one South Island – are being contested. Farmlands Directors Dawn Sangster and Gray Baldwin are retiring by rotation in 2021 and both ... More >>

Farmlands Commits To Acting Against Climate Change

Tuesday, 8 December 2020, 10:26 am | Farmlands

Farmlands Co-operative have followed their carbonreduce certification from Toitū Envirocare with a commitment to the Climate Leaders Coalition in October 2020. The rural supplies and services co-operative have joined 116 other organisations in signing ... More >>

Change approach secures Farmlands’ win at HR awards

Tuesday, 5 March 2019, 5:41 pm | Farmlands

The co-operative was nominated in three categories, and took away the trophy for Organisational Change and Development. This award recognises sector-leading initiatives that demonstrate innovation and a responsible approach to organisational change. More >>

Farmlands and Silver Fern Farms praised

Friday, 17 August 2018, 3:56 pm | Farmlands

Two of New Zealand’s largest rural co-operatives have teamed up to develop leaders for the country’s primary industries More >>

Farmlands and Silver Fern Farms praised

Friday, 17 August 2018, 1:44 pm | Farmlands

Farmlands and Silver Fern Farms praised for grassroots governance programme Two of New Zealand’s largest rural co-operatives have teamed up to develop leaders for the country’s primary industries More >>

Celebrating Rural New Zealand - Street Cow by Mr G

Thursday, 15 June 2017, 2:19 pm | Farmlands

- World-famous kiwi artist Graham Hoete, Mr G (famous for his murals of Steven Adams and Prince) is auctioning life size cow More >>

Farmlands Acquires NRM

Monday, 9 September 2013, 2:04 pm | Farmlands

Farmlands Co-operative Society Limited has announced they have acquired the brand and business of NRM, an iconic New Zealand agricultural brand in the animal nutrition business. More >>

Farmlands Marketing Man to Head New $2.2 Billion Co-op Team

Thursday, 16 May 2013, 11:09 am | Farmlands

He’s headed marketing teams in industries as diverse as frozen foods, fragrances and farming and now Allister Bathgate’s success sees him appointed to an executive management role in New Zealand’s major rural retail co-operative. More >>

Farmers say ‘yes’ to rural stores merger

Wednesday, 27 February 2013, 6:42 pm | Farmlands

Farmer Shareholders in the rural supply co-ops Farmlands and CRT have agreed to merge the two Societies with a majority of Farmlands and CRT Shareholders voting in favour of merger in today’s second special vote. More >>

Farmers Say 'Yes' To Rural Stores Merger

Wednesday, 13 February 2013, 12:20 pm | Farmlands

Media release: February 12, 2013 Farmers Say ‘Yes’ To Rural Stores Merger Farmer Shareholders in the rural supply co--ops Farmlands and CRT have given their Boards a clear mandate to take the next step towards a merger of the two Societies. More >>

Fifty years of milestones marked in style for rural retailer

Thursday, 29 November 2012, 3:38 pm | Farmlands

Wednesday November 28, 2012 Fifty years of milestones marked in style for rural retailer Farmlands FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The party’s almost over but the milestones continue as Farmlands winds up its 50th birthday celebrations by giving away a car ... More >>

Five Decades Of Good Old-Fashioned Co-Operation

Thursday, 18 October 2012, 2:31 pm | Farmlands

Annual turnover of $773 million dollars, almost 28,000 shareholders, and 47 stores throughout the North Island is what Farmlands Trading Society can toast on its 50th birthday. More >>

Five Decades of Good Old-Fashioned Co-Operation

Thursday, 18 October 2012, 1:16 pm | Farmlands

Annual turnover of $773 million dollars, almost 28,000 shareholders, and 47 stores throughout the North Island is what Farmlands Trading Society can toast on its 50th birthday. More >>

Rural Kids Will Be Safer As Farmlands Gives $12000 in Grants

Thursday, 29 March 2012, 1:13 pm | Farmlands

Road safety education, signage and bypass areas are just some of the additional safety measures six rural primary schools in the North Island can implement thanks to a $12,000 grant from Farmlands. More >>

Farmlands Announces 47th Store

Wednesday, 16 November 2011, 3:49 pm | Farmlands

Farmlands continues to support its plans to become the North Island’s dominant rural retailer with the announcement of a 47th store to open in Inglewood, Taranaki. More >>

Rahotu Primary School wins shade grant

Monday, 28 March 2011, 3:32 pm | Farmlands

Rahotu Primary School pupils will soon be enjoying a shaded sandpit, thanks to a $2000 grant from Farmlands and Meridian Energy to create extra shade at the school. The school, which has a roll of 133, is one of seven rural primary schools throughout ... More >>

$14,000 to Schools for Shade

Tuesday, 15 March 2011, 4:33 pm | Farmlands

Seven rural primary schools in the North Island are busy planning how to spend grants of $2000 each from Farmlands to create extra shade. The money was raised from ten ‘Ladies Nights’ fun events held by Farmlands in rural areas late last year. More >>

Agricultural students win Farmlands scholarships

Monday, 15 November 2010, 2:46 pm | Farmlands

Two agricultural students have each won a $2500 scholarship from rural cooperative, Farmlands. Lydia Cave from Whanganui and Andy Lee from Waipukurau have won this year’s Tom Cranswick Memorial Scholarships, awarded to candidates to further their interest ... More >>

Farmlands achieves growth in tricky conditions

Wednesday, 3 November 2010, 2:21 pm | Farmlands

Rural retailing cooperative Farmlands Trading Society has outclassed its rivals, notching up impressive annual financial results in what its Chief Executive said was one of the toughest business environments since the mid-1980s. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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