Stuff – Westland Milk Products suspends collection from Gloriavale dairy farms until the Christian Community “meets the standards and values” of wider New Zealand

Stuff – Westland Milk Products suspends collection from Gloriavale dairy farms until the Christian Community “meets the standards and values” of wider New Zealand

By Amanda Cropp – Stuff – 09/06/2022

Westland Milk Products has indefinitely suspended milk collection from dairy farms owned by the Gloriavale Christian Community.

The suspension begins on June 13, to coincide with the end of the milking season, so there will be no issues around livestock welfare or milk disposal.

But the West Coast dairy company has made it clear that Gloriavale will need to make some changes before it will again take milk under a contract understood to be worth millions of dollars a year.

Read more here: https://www.stuff.co.nz/business/128906481/westland-milk-products-suspends-collection-from-gloriavale-dairy-farms-until-the-christian-community-meets-the-standards-and-values-of-wider-new-zealand