Take control of Mating – Field Day

This workshop, aimed at both decision-makers and implementers, will provide practical steps to help you influence you herd’s repro.

The latest Waikato reproduction results show an average 6 week in calf rate of 66.9% and a Not in calf rate of 16.9% with a mating length of 73.4 days.
These results have remained static over the last 5 years. Are you happy with you current results or would you like to gain some of the additional benefits below?
- Less empties, more culling options
- More profit from early milk
- More compact calving
- Less hormonal intervention
- More cows in calf to AB
- Early born replacement heifers
- Less days feeding dry cows

This workshop, aimed at both decision-makers and implementers, will provide practical steps to help you influence you herd’s results. Topics include;
- Heat detection-What are you missing?
- Service bulls- Bull power, biosecurity and management
- Understanding and analysing your mating performance reports
- Tail End of mating - All AB and no bulls, risk or opportunity? and use of Short Gestation Length semen
- Communication over mating and setting up a plan for you and your team

Presented with and lunch kindly sponsored by DairyNZ, LIC and Vetora.

Protect our industry - please arrive with clean boots to reduce the risk of spreading a disease, pest or weed.

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