Harvest Article – Summer 2015
Biodynamic farmer Ian Henderson describes how the Milmore Downs team have shepherded their farm through the worst drought in its history.
Milmore Downs is a 302-hectare mixed livestock and cropping farm that has been Demeter-certified since 1983. It is also one of the longest-certified BioGro organic properties in New Zealand (BioGro no. 019).
It’s in an area that has seen some of the worst of the recent drought, and may yet see more of the same