News

We know how important information is to making good decisions. That's why we have put together the FIL news page to keep you up to date on what's happening in the farming industry with news both from New Zealand and around the world.  You will also find here any vacancies available at GEA Farm Technologies.

Innovation leads the way

Posted on 18 October 2013

FIL are excited to introduce Teatshield and Teatshield Active, two new Chlorhexidine based teat care products, formulated by listening and working with dairy farmers to assist them in the pursuit of t...

GEA Farm Technologies has acquired Milfos Interntational Ltd

Posted on 19 November 2012

Bönen, November 14, 2012 – GEA Farm Technologies increases its expertise in pastoral based dairy farming with the acquisition of the Milfos International Group; with its headquarters based in Hamil...

GEA Farm Technologies acquires Farmers Industries (NZ) Limited

Posted on 15 September 2010

Bönen, September 13, 2010 – GEA Farm Technologies (GEA FT) continues its expansion strategy by strengthening its presence in New Zealand through the acquisition of Farmers Industries Limited (FIL)....

New Dairy Hygiene Solutions

Posted on 7 September 2010

This spring sees the arrival of two innovative products combining key dairy hygiene components. Intensive research and development by FIL has meant the company has been able to combine Impact Red’s ...

Been There – 1 litre Twin Chambered bottle featuring metered dispenser

Posted on 1 September 2010

In FIL’s quest to continuously improve products, Been There’s 1 litre bottle has been replaced by a twin chambered metered dispenser, making spray jobs simpler and cleaner. “Been There” has be...

FIL DVD

Posted on 23 March 2010

At FIL we’re here to make your job easier with our 15 QCONZ trained area managers who cover the country from the Cape to the Bluff, only a phone call away.  And now you can also sit back and relax ...

Drum recycling initiative a first for FIL and Ecolab

Posted on 1 March 2010

Thanks to a recycling initiative involving FIL and Ecolab, the clutter and head ache of empty teat spray, and detergent 100L and 200L drums will be a thing of the past. “We have been looking for an ...

Grade Problems Answered with Dairy Hygiene Handbook

Posted on 24 July 2009

FIL's Dairy Hygiene Handbook has become a valuable addition to many farm dairies over the past five years with its information on dairy hygiene issues and solutions."Farm dairies have become complex...

FIL Named as 2008 BOP Sustainable Business of the Year

Posted on 8 September 2008

FIL has scooped the supreme award at the Bay of Plenty Region Sustainable Business Awards.The judges were impressed with FIL’s determination through ongoing R&D to make their products as envir...