Displaying 1-15 of 15 Items , Filtered by Feb or Mar or Nov and 2020 or 2019 and All regions or Nth Waikato or Sth Waikato or Bay of Plenty or Lower NI and Animals or Career
04 November 2019
DairyNZ is encouraging farmers to check they meet new minimum standards included in an amended Dairy Cattle Code of Welfare.
01 November 2019
DairyNZ senior scientist Jane Lacy-Hulbert ‘hands’ you the answer.
01 November 2019
We all want our dairy farms to be highly attractive workplaces – but how do we get there?
19 March 2019
An effective mastitis management plan includes deciding which cows should receive what dry cow products.
15 March 2019
Having fewer people looking after your cows results in poorer animal care, right? Let’s see what DairyNZ Animal Care Team member Katherine DeWitt found out from our survey results.
12 March 2019
A new approach to studying has helped Waitoa contract milker Joel Lawrence.
08 March 2019
Investing in formal training can be a tough decision for busy dairy farmers, but a new business plan writing course is helping to address that.
04 March 2019
Only four years ago, Marcus Graham was selling houses in Auckland. He’s now running the family farm in the Waikato.
26 February 2019
A Cambridge school’s planting project not only assisted local farmers’ environmental efforts, but also attracted plants and sustenance from local businesses.
21 February 2019
DairyNZ is about to start on-farm research that aims to breed cattle with a lower nitrogen footprint.
18 February 2019
A recent school visit to Grant and Kyly Coombes’ Taupiri dairy farm left the five-time farm visit hosts feeling taken aback – and for all the right reasons.
15 February 2019
Last year the DairyNZ, Beef + Lamb New Zealand Compensation Assistance Team (DBCAT) was established to help farmers affected by Mycoplasma bovis with their compensation claims.
12 February 2019
Economic values used to calculate dairy cattle breeding worth (BW) are being formally updated this month by New Zealand Animal Evaluation Limited (NZAEL).
11 February 2019
The economic values used to calculate Breeding Worth have been updated to reflect world market changes.
25 January 2019
Southland farmers Simon and Mo Topham have always taken genetics seriously, but especially so when milk prices took a dive in 2014/15.
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