Past Co-Operative director Janette Osborne summarised some of the ways Primary Wool Co-Operative has contributed to the industry. Have a read to see how industry-good is in our DNA – 2019-02 Primary Wool Industry Good Activities.read more
Your wool Co-Operative is 100% farmer-owned.
Your Co-Operative creates sustainable shareholder returns through its investment in CP Wool.
Your Co-Operative does this by focusing on collaboration, innovation, promotion, advocacy and good governance.
Primary Wool Co-Operative Limited was formed in 1974 by a group of Hawke’s Bay farmers to increase the returns for wool growers. Over the ensuing decades, membership has grown to over 1,400 right across New Zealand, with new shareholders joining each month and significant investment being made into the NZ wool industry.read more
We have been a co-operative since day one and intend to stay that way, as the premier farmer-driven entity leading positive change and investing into the health of the wool industry.
Be confident. Committing to be a member of Primary Wool Co-Operative means you are investing in industry-good initiatives with the objective of lifting demand for your wool. Primary Wool Co-Operative seek ways to improve the New Zealand Wool Industry as a whole.
Primary Wool Co-Operative is proud to sponsor Shearing Sports NZ, a non-profit organization working to set quality standards for shearing & woolhandling. The Co-Operative recognises the value of quality shearers and wool handlers in our industry and is honoured to enable continued success in the sport.read more