Displaying 1-15 of 16 Items , Filtered by Mar or Apr or Jul or Sep and 2020 and Northland and Adverse Events or Career or Financials
09 September 2020
DairyNZ warmly welcome a government announcement that means some skilled migrant dairy farm employees will be able to return to New Zealand from overseas.
22 July 2020
Today marks three years since Mycoplasma bovis was first detected in New Zealand. Finding this bacteria here was a shock to the industry, and kicked off one of New Zealand’s largest ever biosecurity responses.
17 July 2020
DairyNZ's latest Economic Survey 2018-19 shows dairy farmers had a reasonable year for operating profit and milk production, but farmers face a number of challenges – making cost control a key driver to help buffer dairy businesses against variable milk prices.
07 July 2020
DairyNZ and Federated Farmers are pleased to see today’s government announcement that is extending employer assisted temporary work visas due to expire by the end of 2020.
24 June 2020
The Government and dairy sector have joined forces on a new campaign to support COVID-19 affected workers into a farming career, Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor said.
28 April 2020
Nationwide feed shortages are prompting DairyNZ and Beef + Lamb New Zealand to encourage farmers to act now to secure next season’s performance.
22 April 2020
DairyNZ and Federated Farmers are pleased to see certainty provided by the Government today, that Moving Day – or Moving Week as it will likely be – can proceed from June 1 for thousands of dairy farmers nationwide.
02 April 2020
A week into the COVID-19 lockdown, DairyNZ says dairy farmers are settling into life in lockdown but the sector’s focus remains on ensuring support for farms.
01 April 2020
The changes to be rolled out on employer-assisted work visa processes show that dairy farmers’ voices were heard.
01 April 2020
The kit’s ‘farming’ topic encourages learning through science, literacy, storytelling, numeracy, waiata, poetry, role play and artwork.
Find out what feed planning assistance is available to you.
27 March 2020
The M. bovis programme is continuing to operate as an essential service under the current COVID-19 restrictions.
26 March 2020
Latest data from the 10-year programme gives us confidence that we’re on track to eradicate the disease from New Zealand.
18 March 2020
Dairy farmers are invited to find out more about research into flexible milking and its benefits at a free online DairyNZ webinar on Monday, March 30.
01 March 2020
How will the recent changes to bank capital requirements affect dairy farmers? We put some questions to the country’s five largest rural lenders.
Update your details
Update your details with DairyNZ to receive the latest dairy industry news and ensure you have access to the latest tools and resources.
Sign up for DairyNZ email newsletters including regional updates, focus farm updates and specialist newsletters.
If you have a media enquiry please contact Vanessa Feaver on 027 836 6295.
Getting started with social media
DairyNZ’s social media 101 guide has been designed for farmers who want to get started on social media.
Picture this guide
DairyNZ's farmer photography guide provides tips and techniques to help farmers take great photos and short videos using smartphones.