BioBrew Finalist In Kudos Science Awards

BioBrew named in two categories! | 15/8/2017
We are very proud to be among the superb finalists in this year's Kudos Hamilton Science Awards The Kudos are NZ's only regional science awards and it is a great privilege to be involved in this program. BioBrew Ltd is a finalist in two categories: Agricultural Science Award Hamilton City Council Innovator/Entrepreneur Award Thank you to the staff and judges from the awards program for all of the work that went in to the selection and awards preparation process. Thanks also to our amazing business incubator, SODA Inc for nominating us! Our Technical Director, Don ... Read More

CalfBrew at Fieldays

Mystery Creek 14-17 June 2017 | 9/5/2017
CalfBrew is the first liquid product EVER accepted into the Fieldays Innovations Program! Come and see us in the Innovations Centre at Mystery Creek from 14-17 June 2017.

Finalist New Zealand Innovators Awards 2015

BioBrew Ltd named as a Finalist in the New Zealand Innovators Awards 2015! BioBrew Ltd was named today in the Innovation in Sustainability & Cleantech category, generously sponsored by Yealands Estate Wine. "We are very grateful to be included in the company of so many fine businesses from around the country," said Andre Prassinos, Managing Director of BioBrew Ltd, " and we look forward to the awards night to applaud all of the finalists and winners." The winners will be announced at the awards event on October 21st at The Cloud, Queens Wharf. www.i ... Read More

An Overview of Probiotics, Prebiotics and other Microbial Tools for Horses

Published in May 2015 Natural Horse Management Magazine NZ | 30/5/2015
Visit the Docs page to download a copy of this report, or click here (413Kb PDF).        

Franklin Vets First Practice To Dispense EquiBrew

Pukekohe equine specialists to use EquiBrew in their clinic and in the field | 17/4/2015
The equine team at Franklin Vets Pukekohe is the first veterinary practice to make EquiBrew their probiotic microbial tool of choice and will be dispensing EquiBrew to their valued clients. We are very proud to see EquiBrew included in the carefully selected range of products that Franklin Vets Pukekohe dispenses through its clinic and in the field.

Windsucker Project 2015

Preliminary results from our first study. | 29/3/2015
  2015 EquiBrew Windsucker Project Introduction   “Crib-biting and windsucking are two common forms of equine stereotypic behaviour. By definition stereotypes are repetitive, relatively invariant patterns of behaviour with no apparent goal or function. They are often associated with historic or current sub-optimal environments and have been used as an indicator of welfare. Crib-biting in horses is defined as the repeated seizure of fixed objects with the incisor teeth and pulling back while making a characteristic grunting noise. Windsucking is similar but the ... Read More

BioBrew launches EquiBrew-USA

Article in The Rotorua Daily Post 10/1/15. BioBrew takes its product launch of EquiBrew to the USA. Click here to read the full article

Finalist Champion Canterbury Awards 2014

BioBrew is proud to be announced as a finalist in the 2014 Champion Canterbury Awards. Good luck to all the finalists!

Article in Auckland Today Magazine


Detailed Trial Data Available

The Clutha AgBoard website has gone live ( and detailed information, including raw data, on the large scale BioBrew trial involving 300 calves on three farms in 2012 can be downloaded from:

Free Seminars by the Clutha Ag Board

Free Seminars are to be held all over the South Island 29/30 April Ashburton/Oamaru Areas, 1/6 May Outram and Clydevale, 7/8 May Wyndham/Winton. See below flyers. “We’ve done some trials ourselves with a probiotic supplement and we are keen to present some science at these seminars for farmers to think about and to discuss farmers’ own experiences as well,” says Graeme Pringle, facilitator for this AgBoard work. “Everything that produces a profit on farm is driven by microbial systems and it is time we got the most out of these hard-working bugs.”   ... Read More

Farming Show interviews Andre

Farming show host Jamie Mackay interviews Andre on his show about Biological Farming and other topics including BioBrew's commitment to let the product speak for itself.  

BioBrew Director Finalist in Innovation Award

BioBrew Director Andre Prassinos was named as a Finalist in the Innovator of the Year category of the New Zealander of the Year Awards. Andre was recognized for his role in designing the regional system of production and distribution that allowed the probiotic product conceived by Co-Founder and Technical Director Don Pearson to be affordably and sustainably delivered to New Zealand farms. Click here to read the full article from the New Zealand Herald.

Winner Sustainable Business Awards 2013

BioBrew has won the prestigious 2013 Business Award for Restorative Innovation for 2013 at the Sustainable Business Awards in Auckland tonight. The Award recognizes the contribution we make to our customers sustainable and profitable farming practices as well as our commitment to delivering our products in the most sustainable manner possible.      

Andre talks on Plains FM Radio in Christchurch

Listen to Andre talking on Plains FM Radio this morning 6/11/13  

Finalists in the Sustainable Business Awards

BioBrew has now been named as a Finalist for two catagories Mega Efficiency and Restorative Innovation in the Sustainable Business Awards to be held at the Auckland War Memorial Museum 21st November. See below or go to the link: BioBrew Ltd 2013 AWARDS     Finalist: Mega-efficiency – Innovation (2013) Finalist: Restorative – Innovation (2013) Longlist: Community – Innovation (2013) Longlist: Mega-efficiency – Innovation (2013) Longlist: Restorative ... Read More

BioBrew expands R&D program

BioBrew has expanded its R&D program at Lincoln University and is advertising to fill the position of a Post Doctorate Fellow.

National Radio chat with Jim Mora

Andre talks a little bit about BioBrew and about "Best song ever Written" See "This Train" by Sister Rosetta Tharpe on you tube:

Lincoln University Probiotic Workshop Nov.6th

Probiotic Workshop see below or link to:

Finalist The Westpac Rotorua Business Excellence Awards 2013

BioBrew has been named a finalist in the Manufacturing and Trade Business Award 2013 for the Westpac Rotorua Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards 2013. Up against a fantastic company called Plenty Flora who sell Gerberas from their glasshouses near Rotorua.  Good luck to both!