Tapatoru is a 321ha farm (297 effective ha) the property is managed by 50:50 sharemilker.
Purchased in 2008, the farm is located on Waikimihia Road, 7km south of Dunsandel.
Tapatoru is a well set up unit with pivot and roto-rainer irrigation on good Templeton soils.
Improvements include four houses and a 50 bale rotary cowshed with Protrack and automatic cup removers.
Tapatoru supplies Synlait milk through the Grassfed supplier contract, which allows the farm to earn a premium over and above the base milk price. No grain or imported feeds can be fed as part of this farm system.
In the 2015/16 season, 980 cows produced 459 kgMS per cow.