2016 Sheep Milk New Zealand Conference presentations – Day 1

Welcome session

Steve Maharey (Massey University)

Jazz Hewitson (Antara Farms)

Mark O'Connor (AgResearch)

Consumer, Products and Markets session

Yuanrong Chen (Blue River CEO)

Insights into the Chinese  market/consumer’ (translator: Melody Luo, Blue River Marketing Manager)

Diane Rae  (Grandview Cheeses CEO)

‘Relationship Marketing -Creating value for the customer and profit for you’.

Natalie Dang (Super Organic/Maui Milk CEO)

‘Investments into the New Zealand Sheep Dairy industry ’

Natalie Dang.pdf (180 KB)

Hunter MacGregor (Maui Milk)

‘Challenges and opportunities for Sheep Dairy products in China’

Hunter McGreogr.pdf (2,437 KB)

Scottie Chapman (Spring Sheep Dairy CEO)

‘Case Studies in Creating Successful Agri-Businesses’

Spring Sheep Case Studies V101.pdf (35,389 KB)

MBIE-AgResearch Project Session 

 Session Introduction

Max Kennedy (MBIE)


Linda Samuelsson (AgResearch) 

‘Overview of the research programme; Boosting exports of the emerging NZ dairy sheep industry’

1- Linda Samuelsson.pdf (1,698 KB)

Marita Broadhurst (AgResearch) 

‘Understanding sheep milk composition in the NZ environment’

2- Marita Broadhurst.pdf (4,338 KB)

Mikhail Vyssotski (Callaghan Innovation)

‘Lipid composition of NZ sheep milk’

3- Mikhail Vyssotski.pdf (962 KB)

David Stevens (AgResearch) 

‘Influence of live weight gain profiles between 12 and 20 weeks of age on puberty and mammary gland development’

5- David Stevens.pdf (1,248 KB)

Sue McCoard (AgResearch)  

'Designing early weaning approaches to optimize lamb growth and milk harvesting'

6- Sue McCoard.pdf (4,974 KB)

Natalie Watkins and Bob Longhurst (AgResearch) 

‘Effluent management on a dairy sheep farm’

7- Natalie Watkins.pdf (3,232 KB)

OPUS International Manufacturing and Regulation Session 

Marc Dresser (Opus International)

Session Introduction

Matt Barnett (AgResearch)

‘From Ewe to Me; what’s in sheep milk and why it’s good for you’

A1- Matt Barnett.pdf (1,406 KB)

Alistair Carr (Massey University) 

‘Whey to go! Sheep Milk Whey Project Outline’

A2 - Alistair Carr (631 KB)

Jolin Morel (Massey University) 

‘Pellet Freezing Sheep Milk as transport and storage option; a project outline’

A3- Jolin Morel.pdf (4,337 KB)

Stuart Gordon and Shane Kells (Food Waikato) 

'Food Waikato Spray Drying Facilities’

A5- Dave Chute.pdf (3,399 KB)

Richard Archer (Massey University) 

‘Options for a multi-product drying platform for the lower North Island’

A6- Richard Archer.pdf (1,749 KB)

Gareth Young (OPUS , Rural Consultant) 

‘Sheep Dairying in the Wairarapa: the Grow Wellington Study’

A7- Gareth Young.pdf (2,779 KB)

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