research farms

  1. Research Farms

    DairyNZ operates its own farms and works with partners on others to test and prove new ideas.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/about-us/research/research-farms/

  2. Scott Farm

    Information about DairyNZ's Scott Farm, home to research on effective farming systems for dairy farmers, with particular relevance for pasture-based Waikato farming.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/about-us/research/research-farms/scott-farm/

  3. Lye Farm

    Lye Farm is home to some of the most advanced indoor dairy research facilities in the southern hemisphere. Activities here focus on milk harvesting and intensive indoor research work.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/about-us/research/research-farms/lye-farm/

  4. Aiming high with grazed forages

    A recent DairyNZ experiment examined how grazed forage dry matter can help lift milk production and profit.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/aiming-high-with-grazed-forages/

  5. Meet DairyNZ’s Lye Farm Team

    Lye Farm manager Bruce Sugar’s team supports the science while keeping both farm and cows in top shape.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/meet-dairynz-s-lye-farm-team/

  6. Is 3-in-2 milking worth adopting?

    Milking frequency is one way farmers are choosing to evolve, and is the focus of this new research project.

    https://www.dairynz.co.nz/news/latest-news/is-3-in-2-milking-worth-adopting/