healthy udder

  1. Mastitis focus adds value

    A new tool will provide dairy farmers with a clearer picture of their herd's udder health, enabling them to act faster and more effectively to reduce mastitis levels.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/mastitis-focus-adds-value/

  2. Drying off - making it count

    National average somatic cell count (SCC) levels have dropped considerably over the past few years. The dairy industry is on target to reach a national average bulk milk SCC of 150,000 cells/ml by 2016. DairyNZ senior scientist Jane Lacy-Hulburt outlines seven focus areas to fine-tune your dry cow approach and get the most out of your time and money.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/drying-off-making-it-count/