Member Profiles

Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Ltd (ALIL)

November 6th, 2018|Home Page Profile, In Profile, News|

Ashburton Lyndhurst Irrigation Ltd (ALIL) is a farmer-owned co-operative, which receives its allocation of water from Rangitata Diversion Race Management Ltd. The co-operative currently delivers water through a network of races and pressurised pipe system to its 244 shareholder members, who collectively farm close to 30,000 hectares west and north of Ashburton.

Innovative irrigators united

November 6th, 2018|Home Page Profile, In Profile, News|

Innovation, strength, organisational efficiencies and a commitment to ensuring environmentally and economically sustainable water is available for future generations. These are the cornerstones on which Ashburton-based irrigation co-operative MHV Water Ltd is based.

Lifeline – needed more than ever

August 29th, 2018|Corporate Associate Member, In Profile|

Lifeline Aotearoa has been helping New Zealanders in crisis for over 50 years – and its services are needed more than ever today. Free community helplines (Lifeline 24/7, Suicide Crisis Helpline, Kidsline) as well as text support service HELP (4357) are answered by qualified counsellors and trained volunteers from call centres in Auckland and Christchurch.

Market Gardeners Ltd

August 1st, 2018|In Profile|

Grower-owned co-operative, Market Gardeners Ltd trading as MG Marketing was established in 1923 by a small band of resolute growers to leverage greater value for their produce. It was from these humble beginnings that the foundations were laid for a successful co-operative that values the benefits of shared knowledge and collective capability. Today, MG represents more than 400 grower shareholders and is a leading supplier of fresh produce.


March 18th, 2018|Home Page Inprofile 2, In Profile|

Rabobank New Zealand is a part of the international Rabobank group, the world’s leading specialist food and agribusiness banking. Rabobank is structured as a co-operative and has 120 years’ experience providing banking and finance solutions to businesses involved in all aspects of food and agri-business. Rabobank NZ is one of NZ’s largest agricultural lenders and a major provider of corporate and business banking services to the country’s food and agribusiness sector.