Adam Marshall’s business Marshall Honey diversifying use of Whanganui River Rd farm

Integrating mānuka into a traditional sheep and beef farm on the Whanganui River Rd has moved the business from supporting one family to providing for six.

Adam Marshall saw an opportunity to create more income from his 810ha sheep and beef farm at Koriniti by letting wild mānuka regenerate across the property, setting up Marshall Honey to harvest and sell wholesale honey.

“We saw an opportunity to make more money and that’s what we’ve done,” Marshall said.

“It used to support one family, now it supports six. To find out more click here