Longfield is situated on SH1 between Hinds and Ealing. This farm is managed by Nick and Natalie Dwyer.
The 283-effective hectare farm was purchased in 2012 and converted to dairy being completely redeveloped and 100% regrassed for milk supply in July 2013.
Milking 1050 cows through a 70 bail rotary with an in shed feed system. The farms irrigation water is provided by Mayfield Hinds irrigation scheme and supporting groundwater.
Milk is supplied to Westland Milk Products.
Team: Nick, Natalie, Hermie, Kadin, Daniel
Location: Hinds, Mid Canterbury, New Zealand
Shed: 70 Bail rotary with cup removers & in-shed meal system
Irrigation: 90% Pivot Irrigated
Supplies: Westland Milk Products