Displaying 1-14 of 14 Items , Filtered by Mar or Apr or Jul and 2018 and Dairy Industry
27 July 2018
With the news today of John Wilson’s resignation following health issues, Jim van der Poel, DairyNZ Chair comments “we are very saddened to hear of John Wilson’s recent health challenge and subsequent resignation as Chair of Fonterra.
23 July 2018
Chloe Mackle was scared of the dark and anything that moved – but when she was challenged to try dairy farming, she decided to go for it.
19 July 2018
Methane inhibitors are looking like one of the most promising tools to reduce New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture.
18 July 2018
Managing and reducing dairy cows’ methane emissions is crucial to the future of sustainable and profitable dairy farming in New Zealand.
16 July 2018
DairyNZ is leading a seven-year research project that aims to breed cattle with less nitrogen in their urine. This research could reduce sector-wide nitrate leaching by 20 percent, as DairyNZ geneticist Mark Camara explains.
16 July 2018
DairyNZ’s Forage Value Index (FVI) helps farmers choose the best-performing grasses for their region using its simple five-star rating system. Trials have now started to test the FVI systems under realistic dairy farm management conditions, as DairyNZ senior scientist Cáthal Wims explains.
13 July 2018
New Zealanders have got it licked, leading the world in per capita ice cream consumption, and this coming Sunday (July 15) is an excuse for a few more licks than usual.
11 July 2018
Papakura Normal School in Auckland and Ohoka School in Canterbury were filmed by TV3 news while they participated in DairyNZ’s Classified Game of Moostery last week.
10 July 2018
DairyNZ has invested your levy in a range of research projects to find solutions for reducing nitrogen (N) leaching while maintaining farm profit.
09 July 2018
School children have been working together in a DairyNZ education project to unlock similarities and differences between urban and rural life.
03 July 2018
Converting from pines to pasture has been an environmental balancing act for Ngāi Tahu’s Paritea Farm in North Canterbury.
29 June 2018
DairyNZ’s education programme was shared more widely last month at the fiftieth National Fieldays at Mystery Creek near Hamilton.
27 April 2018
DairyNZ has a very cool kit for schools that challenges children to make their own ice cream – using their breakfast for inspiration.
27 April 2018
Agriculture will rely on continued support from both industry and Government for emerging mitigation technologies if it is to meet long term emissions reduction necessary for New Zealand to transition to a low emissions economy, says DairyNZ chief executive Tim Mackle.
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