Gleneden Dairies

218 Ota Creek Rd, RD 3 Wyndham

Gleneden is a dairy farm operation 43km from Invercargill near Brydone. The farm sits on combined soil types of Waikoikoi, Woodlands and Edendale.

The cool temperate climate of Southland offers reliable summer rainfall and the farm’s 386 hectares receive an average annual rainfall of 1,115mm. Gleneden is home to 1,245 dairy cows

Predominantly flat contour with 22% rolling (easterly aspect).

Milking shed is an 80 bail rotary and is centrally sited built in 2002.

Good level of improvements.

People

  • Michael & Succoro Pelesco

    Manager
  • Joseph Israel

    Dairy Assistant
  • Arvel Pabalolot

    Dairy Assistant
  • Nilo Rico

    2IC Herd Manger
  • John Unabia

    Dairy Assistant
  • Jovert Onate

    Dairy Farm Assistant

FARM STATS

Owned and operated by Fortuna Group since June 2014.

Location

Edendale district, Southland

Area

Title area: 386ha. Effective area: 341ha (88%) Adjoining lease as milking platform 121ha. Total Milking platform 462ha

Stock

1,245 cows