Having been founded in 1951 to supply high quality lime to local farmers Springfield Lime has become a landmark in the Canterbury community, and has helped shape the regions agricultural industry by providing exceptional products and service.

Our lime is sourced from our quarry in the Castle Hill and Porters Pass area, and then trucked to our nearby crushing plant near the Kowai River on state highway 73. With a friendly and knowledgeable  team we are confident we can offer you a product to suit your needs.





Over the years Springfield Lime has experienced substantial growth in our size and production scale. We have gone from producing 12 000 tonnes of product per year to over 50 000 with no signs of slowing down.

Springfield Lime Company is a team of highly skilled professionals with vast experience and knowledge in providing high quality lime for sale in the Canterbury region. We pride ourselves on producing high quality products with our lime calcium content above 90%, and only providing the best products.


Springfield Lime was acquired in 2015 by the Palmer Resources group who have extensive knowledge in the industrial mineral, mining and manufacturing industries.  Palmer Resources has a rich history in the New Zealand mining, quarrying and resource processing sector, reaching back 5 generations.