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05 September 2018
Dairy farmers considering a role on DairyNZ’s Board of Directors have until Friday, September 14, to get their nominations in.
04 September 2018
Emissions prices suggested by the Productivity Commission would see a significant impact on the New Zealand agricultural sector if the sector faced a full emissions price under the Emissions Trading Scheme without a technological solution to reduce methane emissions.
03 September 2018
South Waikato farmers John, Anne and Chris Poole are seeing great results using the Milksmart approach.
31 August 2018
DairyNZ’s education cowbassador Rosie and her co-star Nate find out first hand what dairy farmers are doing to look after the environment, in the latest stage of the Dairy Doing Good campaign.
28 August 2018
DairyNZ and NIWA are looking for riparian planting options for farmers which not only benefit the environment, but can be used to produce fodder for stock, food for people, or even pharmaceuticals.
27 August 2018
Iconic children’s TV programme What Now recently visited a dairy farm managed by Ngāi Tahu Farming to interview two girls who love growing up on a farm and share their family’s passion for looking after the environment.
22 August 2018
A recipient of two DairyNZ scholarships, Caitlyn Poole, has recently arrived in China on an exciting and prestigious new scholarship – a Prime Minister’s Scholarship for Asia.
17 August 2018
Can we reduce our reliance on imported feed? That’s the question those involved in a three-year trial run by the Northland Dairy Development Trust set out to answer.
15 August 2018
What’s the best way to keep your pasture cover on track this spring? And when is pasture enough, or not enough? DairyNZ feed developer Sally Peel provides some timely advice.
13 August 2018
At Tainui Dairies near Morrinsville, taking a whanau-centred approach to the calving season ensures everyone in the team is motivated and healthy.
08 August 2018
DairyNZ senior scientist Kevin Macdonald, set to retire after nearly 50 years’ service to the dairy sector, brings a final reminder on the value of the Spring Rotation Planner.
06 August 2018
We know pasture management during calving is a key driver of profit, but with a long list of jobs at calving it’s crucial everyone on the team plays their part.
02 August 2018
Positive, productive employees are at the heart of any successful business, says DairyNZ’s people team manager Jane Muir.
01 August 2018
Dairy farmers with governance and leadership experience, and a keen eye on the sector’s future, are encouraged to consider a role on DairyNZ's Board of Directors.
29 July 2018
Farming on the Watson properties has become simpler and easier to replicate in recent years. That’s thanks to Ben and Tim Watson’s decision to re-focus their three North Island farm businesses on growing more grass and reducing their reliance on imported supplements.