Displaying 1-13 of 13 Items , Filtered by Feb or Mar or May or Jul and 2018 and All regions or Nth Waikato or Bay of Plenty or Canterbury / Nth Otago and Animals or Career or Feed or Financials
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.
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.
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.
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.
31 May 2018
Dairy farming is shown through the eyes of four-year-old New Zealander Jack Greenan, in this heart-warming video from DairyNZ.
28 May 2018
DairyNZ today stood with the government in support of the united decision to take our one chance to eradicate the cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis from New Zealand.
23 May 2018
Today’s Fonterra forecast Farmgate Milk Price of $7.00 per kgMS for 2018/19 is good news for dairy farmers, according to DairyNZ, and provides some certainty as they head into a new season.
23 May 2018
As the dairy season’s busiest time fast approaches, farm teams are encouraged to hone their calving skills at a DairyNZ CalvingSmart workshop in the Waikato.
21 May 2018
DairyNZ senior scientist Dr Dawn Dalley shares the results of two levy-funded fodder beet research projects.
15 May 2018
A DairyNZ and ASB partnership will provide dairy farmers with much better access to benchmarking data and sector insights.
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