1. Surplus survival in the south

    Leading into spring, many South Island farmers have had average pasture covers above target.


  2. Why pasture first?

    Pasture first is a DairyNZ initiative geared at encouraging farmers to use their pasture first – an increasingly important factor in farming through the current reduced milk price.


  3. Simple spring approach keeps farms on course

    Running four separate dairy units is not for the faint-hearted. But Greg Roadley and wife Rachel have worked hard to build an operation that makes the most of similarities in soil type, irrigation systems and size, including the systems they can apply to them.