FRNL

  1. Farming for a lower footprint - what should we focus on?

    This article summarises a collection of DairyNZ co-funded studies on reducing dairying's environmental footprint.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/farming-for-a-lower-footprint-what-should-we-focus-on/

  2. Fodder beet's effect on the liver

    What happens to a cow’s liver during the transition to a fodder beet diet? DairyNZ has been investigating.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/fodder-beets-effect-on-the-liver/

  3. Investing your levy to lift pasture performance

    DairyNZ's levy-funded projects focus on reducing dairying's environmental effects, while improving pasture dry matter yield, quality and persistence.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/investing-your-levy-to-lift-pasture-performance/

  4. N surplus shows performance

    Nitrogen leaching varies significantly depending on soil type and climate, which means it’s not a straightforward performance indicator.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/n-surplus-shows-performance/

  5. FRNL research reports

    The (FRNL) programme aims to reduce farming’s environmental footprint by improving nitrogen (N) efficiency of the animals and/or the plants used in dairy farming. Read the results from the programme here.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/about-us/research/forages-for-reduced-nitrate-leaching-programme/frnl-research-reports/