Taurmia Dairies is a dairy sharemilking operation located on the plains of Northern Southland. With a cool temperate climate, it's 284 hectares receive an average annual rainfall of 779mm and are irrigated by k-line irrigation during the summer months. The farm is home to 770 dairy cows and a centrally located milking shed with the longest cow walk about 1,900 metres.
Taurima team member WIlde Reyes took out the Staff excellence award at the 2019 awards.
Sharemilked by Fortuna Group since 1 June 2015 and owned by Festive Fields 2015 Ltd.
Riversdale District, Northern Southland
Title area: 284ha. Effective area: 266ha (94%)
770 dairy cows