Inheriting the Dream: Co-operative Dairying in the Tasman Region

Author(s): Carol Dawber

Agriculture

A history of dairy companies in Nelson and Golden Bay, from the first co-operatives in 1902 to the merger with Kiwi Dairy Group in 2000, this book covers early butter and cheese factories, transport, marketing, the move to milk powders and caseinates, and the politics of amalgamation. Collingwood, Takaka, Murchison and Waimea Co-ops joined together to form Tasman Milk Products, producing butter and specialist dairy powders for the world market.


Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780958225236
  • : River Press
  • : River Press
  • : August 2002
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  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : very good
  • : 256
  • : b&w photographs, index
  • : Carol Dawber