Reproduction

  1. Improving heat detection

    Detecting cows on heat is critical for a successful herd reproduction programme. DairyNZ team leader for reproduction, Chris Burke, explains.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/improving-heat-detection/

  2. Getting the basics right lifts repro numbers

    For Wilfred van Beek, getting the basics right in a simple grass-fed system has made herd reproduction outcomes successful and, most importantly, repeatable.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/getting-the-basics-right-lifts-repro-numbers/

  3. Research finds most pregnancy losses occur in first week

    A new study shows that fertilisation failure and impaired embryo development in the first week are the greatest contributors to pregnancy failure, writes AgResearch senior scientist Debbie Berg.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/research-finds-most-pregnancy-losses-occur-in-first-week/