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19 June 2019
DairyNZ chief executive Dr Tim Mackle is welcoming yesterday’s announcement of the Farm Debt Mediation Bill as an example of an initiative that will mean a lot to farmers who may be feeling financial pressure.
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.
14 June 2019
The Rankin dairy farming family from Taranaki rock, so the Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Jacinda Ardern found out at Fieldays.
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.
06 June 2019
New Zealand dairy farmers do a great job of calf care, but what if we could do even better?
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.
30 May 2019
New Zealand dairy products help to support an improved quality of life for many, and, in some instances, to support life its very self. In other places our dairy products are more about pleasing palates, discerning ones at that.
29 May 2019
DairyNZ’s newly-released Economic Survey 2017-18 shows farmers have taken advantage of increased milk income to catch up on deferred farm maintenance and revisit capital expenditure, previously delayed due to lower milk prices.
29 May 2019
When it comes to rearing calves, Jilly Haywood knows a thing or two about the challenges involved.
28 May 2019
Thousands of people from around the world will converge at Mystery Creek in Hamilton for the annual National Agricultural Fieldays in June. We’ll be part of the action in four different areas.
27 May 2019
Kiwi cows are rock chicks, so a poll of dairy farmers around the country reveals.
24 May 2019
Winter is almost here and depending what the weather has in store, some dairy farmers will have challenges with wet conditions.
23 May 2019
Canterbury and Southland dairy farmers currently under active surveillance for Mycoplasma bovis are encouraged to access support and work with their grazier to develop a plan, as they send stock to winter grazing.
07 May 2019
Shifting the family farm down by two systems has been a business-saver for Waikato dairy farmer Alan Syme.
07 May 2019
Many farmers have told us they'd like to know about new innovations that could help on-farm.
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