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 link) or call 0800 AGRECOVERY (247 326).
  • Plasback(external link) 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.  Silage wrap is also accepted for a fee.  Bags for collecting the wrap are available for purchase. Open 8am-3.30pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Chemicals can be taken to Colson Rd transfer station in New Plymouth(external link) for a fee.