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. Ways to boost motivation during calving

    Everyone in the farm team, from owner to employee, can boost their motivation throughout calving by understanding how to tackle ‘the M word’ on a daily basis.

  7. Calving events equip farmers with skills and knowledge

    DairyNZ is launching two training events to provide dairy farmers with a road map for a successful, risk-free calving season.

  8. Calving

    Find practical advice and technical resources in this section to better prevent, find, and treat mastitis in the calving period.

  9. Surviving Calving Tips

    For those of you who couldn't attend our recent Stocksense Workshops, here's a video full of tips on how to survive the busiest time in the farming calendar.

  10. StockSense workshops take pressure off calving

    DairyNZ is running 19 StockSense events in June and July to help farmers prepare for the calving season.