Reduce waste on the farm

Managing farm waste is now easier thanks to the recycling, collection and safe disposal services available.

  • Agrecovery operates a comprehensive recycling service covering chemicals and their containers. See www.agrecovery.co.nz or call 0800 AGRECOVERY (247 326). 
  • Plasback operates a collection service for silage wrap, feed bags and twine, for a fee. 
  • Egmont Refuse & Recycling Ltd, 19 Scott St, Hawera – will accept triple-rinsed containers for free, and lso recycles silage wrap. Open 8am-3.30pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Chemicals can be taken to Colson Rd transfer station in New Plymouth for a fee.