New Zealand aquaculture oyster farming

Water Farmers, Episode 1, Biomarine Oyster Farm

We are in the middle of filming our pilot episode for our series Water Farmers. The first episode is about an oyster farm at a company called Biomarine just north of Auckland. We’ve had some stunning weather so far. The water in the Kaipara Harbour was like a mirror and the sunrise was spectacular! We … Read more

Te Papa Eco Cottage

We had a great time filming the latest episode for Thinking forward. We were in Waiuku, South Auckland on a Dairy Farm where the owners have built a beautiful eco cottage. The family who runs it have been on the same land for generations and have a keen eye on the environment and the future.
The views from the eco cottage are absolutely stunning. It seems like the perfect place to get away from it all.
Sometimes the filming was rather adventurous, as can be seen in the video below. (Taken on Kerrin’s phone)

To find out more, be sure to watch the series called Thinking Forward which airs later in the year on Country TV. The series is all about innovative rural business ideas and is sponsored by Campbell Tyson Chartered Accountants.

PGG Wrightson Tech Tips

We have just returned from Christchurch where we were filming a series of short videos for PGG Wrightson, called Tech Tips. We were filming at the PGG Wrightson Kimihia Research Centre. It was a fascinating place, with grass that looked like a patchwork quilt! It was actually different types of grass they were testing. There … Read more