This section covers a wide range of information about feed management on dairy farms, including seasonal management, production systems, supplements, crops and pasture types.
Wintering cows on cropsWintering cows on crops is a good way to maintain body condition. There are many factors to consider when selecting paddocks, establishing crops and grazing the crop.
FeedRightThe FeedRight programme is designed to help dairy farmers make profitable and sustainable feed management and nutrition decisions on-farm.
Tiller TalkDairyNZ’s Tiller Talk follows the progress of 17 farmers from around the country as they work to increase their profit through better pasture management.
FarmwatchDairyNZ Farmwatch is a weekly summary of the on-farm situation observed throughout New Zealand.
Effective pasture management
We’ve identified 8 habits those with great pasture management follow. Can you spot any opportunities for your farm?