The Centre for Land and Water is base for a number of service businesses operating out of Hawke’s Bay.
Page Bloomer Associates established the Centre for Land and Water, creating a technology park focused on servicing rural businesses through excellence in technology. “Linking thinking from the farm out”, their expertise encompasses technology development and adoption and on-farm best practice. Particular skill sets in soil and water management including irrigation efficiency and OptiSurface drainage design.
Well Within is a nutrition practice for anybody who wants to regain their energy and sparkle. Good food and effective digestion can make a great difference to health, how you feel and how you grow and age. Personalised plans are created to suit your capacity for change as well as you for your individual health needs.
Originating in Hawke’s Bay, LandWISE Inc is recognised as the leading organisation linking farmers with technologists and science in New Zealand, having completed numerous research and demonstration projects on Smart Farming and run fourteen successful annual Agritech Conferences. Membership has grown since inception and is now spread throughout New Zealand (plus a few in Australia).
An irrigation and water resources consultancy with its head office in Christchurch, the North Island operations of Hydro-Services are based at the Centre for Land and Water. On-site, accurate irrigation management and water resource consultancy to meet specific needs. The provider of choice for Centre for Land and Water research activities.
Creating reliable software developed with users for users, ASL believes software only gives value when it is easy to use. ASL has a strong link to agricultural software, having developed FeedFlo feed budgeting, pasture monitoring and rotation planning tool designed for New Zealand dairy farm systems. In 2016, ASL won the Fieldays 2016 Vodafone ITC Innovation Award with their FarmWalker pasture meter and software.