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RECO is a Waikato farm advisory business helping farms to be more profitable, efficient and effective. Working to redefine the farm advisory space, we bring energy, innovation and proactivity to our approach. 

Our aim is to get to know you and your farming business inside and out, giving you practical solutions to help you reach your business goals and build future-proofed farm systems.


Feed and financial farm planning

Farm team recruitment

Feasibility studies

Dispute reporting

Farm policies and environmental plans

Accredited body condition scorer

Milk monitoring and forecasting

Full farm oversight

Our Approach


On the blog

GDT Results - 21st November 2023

Another day, another GDT auction. No movement on the day. WMP lifting by 1.9% and SMP diving by 3.8%. Over the last 12 auctions, the average movement has been -0.1%.Read more

"No Update, is the Update"

(3 minute read) We have come to the realisation that it is never the technical skills that prevent a business getting to the next step in the process, but often the communication. Whether that isRead more

30 Lease Cows Wanted ASAP

A client based in the Waipa is looking for approximately 30 Friesian/ Friesian Cross cows to join their 400 cow herd for the remainder of the year. Additional land has been brought into the dairyRead more

Fonterra's Farmgate Milk Price & Diminishing Marginal Returns

Fonterra has recently revised their forecast farmgate milk price for the 2023-24 season to a midpoint of $7.00kgMS with a range of $6.25-$7.75kgMS. Their advance rates have also been lowered to refleRead more

GDT Update - 16th May 2023

The lastest GDT has seen a 0.9% drop. The quantity sold was 1,700 MT less than the auction prior while the number of participating bidders remained the same. We will await Fonterra's 2023/24 seasonRead more

Fonterra's Fixed Milk Price 8th May 2023

Fonterra's most recent FMP (fixed milk price) offering on the 8th May shows Fonterra's  outlook is $8.49kgMS with the 10c service fee to be deducted from. This has increased $0.92c from the last fixRead more

5050 Sharemilking Position Available

We have been approached by one of our clients to "chance" the industry for a late season 5050 Sharemilker to take on their farm for the coming seasons.  This exceptional farm is located 10 minutesRead more

GDT Update - 2nd May 2023

Great to see another small lift at the GDT this morning. Little wins like this gives the industry confidence that we are heading in the right direction. The NZX forecast below, using the latestRead more

GDT Update - 18th April 2023

It is promising to see such a great result after 4 consecutive down auctions. The last auction that was in the green was 7th February 2023, which was also 3.2% up, however there have been big movemenRead more

Grazing Available - Waitomo & Tihoi

We have been approached by two farmers in the Waitomo and Tihoi districts. The Waitomo farm has space for, 75-80 R2's May 1-May1, $12/wk  75-80 Calves Nov/Dec, $10/wk The Tihoi Farm has spaceRead more

JOIN our dynamic, exciting and small team here at RECO.

We can genuinely say that no two days are the same. Our opening is for anyone that has a passion for; Training and facilitating new entrants into the dairy industry Working on financial projects andRead more

Job Listing: Exceptional Contract Milking Position - 385 cows

This high quality contract role will appeal to many. 125ha effective of flat to gentle rolling contour located minutes from Te Awamutu. 385 peak milking Jersey cows producing an outstandingRead more

"Regan shows a depth of character and tenacity to fit in and build a high level of trust and respect amongst the team. He is a good communicator who is confident in all settings associated with presenting. Regan gets things done and provides a high level of technical knowledge when supporting his farmer clients."