Kounga Dairies

38 Benzie Road, Woodlands, RD1 Invercargill

Kounga Dairies is a sharemilking operation 19km from Invercargill in the Woodlands district.

Combined soil types are mainly Waikiwi Silt Loam make up the farm’s 261 hectares. Due the cool temperate climate of Southland and reliable summer rainfall Kounga receives an average rainfall of 1,100mm.

The farm is home to 700 dairy cows. The property is situated on flat to very gently rolling ground. The farm's 50 Bail Rotary shed is centrally sited.

In 2017, Kounga Dairies was presented with the Farm Pride award. They finished off the 2018 season winnig the Supreme award.

People

  • Dante & Primrose Calamayan

    Manager
  • Paul Daelon

    Herd Manager
  • Bill Santos

    Dairy Farm Assistant
  • Edwin Foronda

    Dairy Farm Assitant

FARM STATS

Sharemilked by Fortuna Group since 1st June 2016 and owned by Longbush Limited Partnership.

Location

Woodlands district, Southland

Area

261 hectares

Stock

700 cows