1. CalvingSmart workshops a sell-out success

    DairyNZ’s CalvingSmart workshops around the country over the past two months have been sell-out events with more than 1,500 farmers attending – and many farmers bringing along the entire farm team to look and learn.

  2. Worth their weight in gold

    When it comes to rearing calves, Jilly Haywood knows a thing or two about the challenges involved.

  3. Calving: sustaining a ‘staunch’ team

    At Tainui Dairies near Morrinsville, taking a whanau-centred approach to the calving season ensures everyone in the team is motivated and healthy.

  4. Teaming up on pasture priorities

    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.

  5. CalvingSmart this dairy season

    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 Bay of Plenty.

  6. Calving

    Milk quality for the whole season (or lactation) may depend on the success of mastitis control at calving.