Displaying 1-11 of 11 Items , Filtered by Feb or Apr or Jun or Dec and 2019 or 2018 and Sth Waikato or Bay of Plenty or Lower NI or Top of SI / West Coast and Adverse Events or Career or Feed
19 December 2019
An update from DairyNZ chief executive Tim Mackle about the Mycoplasma bovis Programme.
19 December 2019
Around 500 dairy farmers turned out at 33 meetings across the country to share their thoughts on issues affecting them, be updated on levy-funded research and talk about what the future focus should be for DairyNZ investment.
09 December 2019
DairyNZ Dairy Environment Leaders are optimistic about the future of dairy farming and energized to drive positive change.
20 June 2019
Cow breeds vary in their use of metabolisable energy for milk. This suggests that different cow breeds may offer farmers differing profit levels.
17 June 2019
Winter can be a challenging time for farmers. Rainfall and cold weather events inevitably make things wet underfoot and managing those conditions is particularly challenging for farms whose paddocks are home to animals.
13 June 2019
Ben Fisher, farm manager at DairyNZ’s Scott Farm, explains how his team’s combined focus on farming and research provides them with unique challenges and rewards.
31 May 2019
DairyNZ chief executive Tim Mackle has welcomed an increase in funding for mental health in yesterday’s Budget, saying he hopes the increased frontline services for mental health will include sufficient support for rural communities.
23 April 2019
A recent DairyNZ experiment examined how grazed forage dry matter can help lift milk production and profit.
17 April 2019
DairyNZ’s principal economist Graeme Doole talks about his team’s work, motivation and achievements.
15 April 2019
Putting pasture first is paying off for Don and Kirsten Watson, who peak milk 270 cows on their Kaipara Harbour farm.
11 April 2019
If you have animals coming home this autumn after grazing on another farm, here’s how to reduce the risk of diseases being spread.
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